Star Formation Region Avedisova 1833

Catalog name: 189.00+3.19

Prominent object names: Sh 2-248, IC 443 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 06147+2243 (IR) [2]

Other component designations: Sh 2-248 = IC 443 (SNR) [640]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
Sh 2-248 189.1+2.921.82 2005ApJ...624L..41B I 1500

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectM CO clumpH [1992ApJ...400..203D], M HCO+ [1996A&A...306..267S]
188.999+03.194IR 06147+2243 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
189.1 +03.0O S 248,IC443( SNR) [1982ApJS...49..183B]

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?