Star Formation Region Avedisova 1728

Catalog name: 168.70+0.99

Prominent object names: Sh 2-227, LBN 781 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (2): IRAS 05167+3858 (IR) [4], IRAS 05165+3851 (IR) [0]

Other component designations: Sh 2-227 = LBN 781 (HII) [7]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
Sh 2-227 168.7+0.9925.02 1982ApJS...49..183B I 4300
WB89 625 1989A&AS...80..149W I 14200

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (4 components)

Main objectO S 227 [1970A&A.....6..349G], O [1990AJ.....99..622F]
168.68 +00.98R [1972A&AS....5..369F]
168.678+01.089IR 05167+3858 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1989A&AS...80..149W]
168.746+00.999IR 05165+3851 [1988IRASP.C......0J]

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?