Star Formation Region Avedisova 1743

Catalog name: 172.40-8.00

Prominent object names: LDN 1513, LDN 1517, LDN 1544 [glossary]

Other component designations: GY 9, LDN 1513 (DkNeb) [7], LDN 1517 (DkNeb) [43], LDN 1544 (DkNeb) [295]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
[KOY98] 7 170.8-8.531.5 1998ApJS..117..387K P 140

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (6 components)

Main objectD AURIGA CLOUD complex [1962ApJS....7....1L]
170.80 -08.53M CO cloud_7 [1998ApJS..117..387K]
160.50 -09.80O GY 9 [1982PAZh....8..232G]
171.79 -08.41D L_1513 [1962ApJS....7....1L]
172.40 -08.06D L_1517 [1962ApJS....7....1L]
177.91 -09.74D L_1544 [1962ApJS....7....1L]

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?