Star Formation Region Avedisova 1808

Catalog name: 184.01+1.84

Prominent object names: BFS 49, GM 6, WB89 730, IRAS 05588+2625 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 05588+2625 (IR) [8]

Other component designations: BFS 49 = GM 1-6 (HII) [7], GM 1-6 (HII) [7]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 730 1989A&AS...80..149W I 14640

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectO BFS 49 [1982ApJS...49..183B], O GM 6 [1977PAZh....3..113G]
183.994+01.829R [1993ApJS...86..475F]
184.002+01.833IR 05588+2625 [1995AJ....109.2611C], IR 05588+2625 [1988IRASP.C......0J], 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?