Star Formation Region Avedisova 1740

Catalog name: 171.66+2.41

Prominent object names: LDN 1509 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 05308+3752 (IR) [2]

Other component designations: LDN 1509 (DkNeb) [4]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 658 1989A&AS...80..149W I 13340
[KOY98] 10 171.07+2.679 1998ApJS..117..387K P 2000

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (2 components)

Main objectD L_1509 [1962ApJS....7....1L], M CO cloud_10 [1998ApJS..117..387K]
171.143+02.755IR 05308+3752 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO L_1509 [1989A&AS...80..149W]

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?