Star Formation Region Avedisova 1452

Catalog name: 121.68+0.01

Prominent object names: Sh 2-179, [G82a] 1 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 00374+6234 = [G82a] 1 (Neb) [26]

Other component designations: Sh 2-179 = [G82a] 1 (Neb) [26]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
[YDM97] CO 131 121.73+0.2713.85 1997ApJS..110...21Y P 850

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (4 components)

Main objectO S 179 [1982ApJS...49..183B], O G.CN 1 [1982PAZh....8..222G]
121.67 +00.01R [1993ApJS...86..475F]
121.670+00.011IR 00374+6234 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1982ApJS...49..183B]
121.7 +00.2M CO cloud 131 [1997ApJS..110...21Y]

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?