Star Formation Region Avedisova 1779

Catalog name: 179.07+4.27

Prominent object names: LDN 1550, LDN 1555 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (2): IRAS 05568+3206 = LDN 1550 (PN?) [15], IRAS 05573+3156 = 2MASX J06003338+3156441 (HII) [9]

Other component designations: [CB88] 37 = LDN 1555 (DkNeb) [15], GM 1-6a, GM 1-5, LDN 1550 (PN?) [15], LDN 1555 (DkNeb) [15]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
[KOY98] 54 179.07+4.275 1998ApJS..117..387K P 1100

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (10 components)

Main objectM CO cloud_54 [1998ApJS..117..387K], M CO cloud_c [1999A&AS..138..187L]
178.81 +04.36D L_1550 [1962ApJS....7....1L]
178.86 +04.28O GM 6a [1977ATsir.953....1G]
178.845+04.293IR 05568+3206 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
179.032+04.303O GM 5 [1977PAZh....3..113G]
179.037+04.300IR 05573+3156 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
179.21 +04.37D L_1555 [1962ApJS....7....1L]
179.30 +04.18D CB 37 globule [1988ApJS...68..257C], M CO [1988ApJS...68..257C], IR IRAS [1991ApJS...75..877C], M CO [1991ApJS...75..877C], M NH3 clump [1996A&A...312..585L]
179.319+04.150R 1(I) [1999AJ....118.1315M]
179.294+04.213R 2(I) [1999AJ....118.1315M]

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?