Star Formation Region Avedisova 1552

Catalog name: 134.27-1.90

Prominent object names: LEDA 8946, WB89 418 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 02175+5845 = LEDA 8946 (Galaxy) [12]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 418 1989A&AS...80..149W I 4920

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectIR 02175+5845 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
134.273-01.897IR 02175+5845 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO W 4 [1989A&AS...80..149W], IR cluster(109 stars) [2000ApJS..130..381C], M CO cloud [2000ApJS..130..381C]
134.3 -01.8M CO cloud_14 [1996ApJ...458..561D]

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?