Star Formation Region Avedisova 1855

Catalog name: 192.24+3.59

Prominent object names: Sh 2-253 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 06227+2001 (IR) [6]

Other component designations: SH 2-253 (HII) [16]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
Sh 2-253 192.24+3.596.4 1982ApJS...49..183B I 4400
WB89 809 1989A&AS...80..149W I 4520

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (5 components)

Main objectO S 253 [1982ApJS...49..183B], O [1990AJ.....99..622F]
192.4 +03.4O Bo 1 cluster [87065]
192.15 +03.62R [1972A&AS....5..369F]
192.24 +03.56R Rim [1993ApJS...86..475F], R [1975A&A....42....9K]
192.257+03.575IR 06227+2001 [1995AJ....109.2611C], M CO [1982ApJS...49..183B], IR 06227+2001 [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?