Star Formation Region Avedisova 1394

Catalog name: 115.88-1.72

Prominent object names: Sh 2-169 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 23514+6005 (IR) [1]

Other component designations: SH 2-169 (HII) [15]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
Sh 2-169 115.88-1.722.18 1982ApJS...49..183B I 1500

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectO S 169 [1982ApJS...49..183B], O [1990AJ.....99..622F], M CO cloud [1990AJ....100.1915H]
115.88 -01.71R [1990A&AS...85..805F]
115.880-01.709IR 23514+6005 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1982ApJS...49..183B]

Acknowledgement: based on the Catalog of Star-Forming Regions in the Galaxy ( Avedisova, V. S., Astronomy Reports, Volume 46, Issue 3, March 2002, pp.193-205 [2002ARep...46..193A]). The complete catalog can be accessed here: V/112/.

For more information, read The Avedisova catalog: A real Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy?