Star Formation Region Avedisova 1777

Catalog name: 178.67+1.20

Prominent object names: GM 5a, GY 17, WB89 702, [TRC83] 18 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 05439+3035 = [TRC83] 18 (HH) [18]

Other component designations: GM 1-5a, GY 17

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 702 1989A&AS...80..149W I 16500
[KOY98] 52 178.67+1.24 1998ApJS..117..387K P 2000

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectM CO cloud_52 [1998ApJS..117..387K]
178.77 +01.15O GY 17,GM 5a [1982PAZh....8..232G], M CO [1983RMxAA...8..147T]
178.755+01.162IR 05439+3035 [1988AJ.....95.1167P], IR 05439+3035 [1988IRASP.C......0J], IR NIR [1988AJ.....95.1167P], M CO [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?