Star Formation Region Avedisova 1875

Catalog name: 196.07-3.43

Prominent object names: Sh 2-268, LBN 874 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 06079+1340 (IR) [2]

Other component designations: Sh 2-268 = LBN 874 (HII) [6]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
Sh 2-268 196.4-2.822.69 2003A&A...397..133R I 1300

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (5 components)

Main objectO S 268 [1982ApJS...49..183B], O [1990AJ.....99..622F]
196.61 -03.14R [1981A&A...100...28F], R [1972A&AS....5..369F], R DA200 [1968AJ.....73..135G], R [1990A&AS...85..805F]
196.151-02.574IR 06079+1340 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
196.970-02.177R [1978A&AS...32..423F]
195.97 -02.74M CO [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?