Star Formation Region Avedisova 1940

Catalog name: 212.03-0.40

Prominent object names: WB89 891, WB89 886, IRAS 06446+0029 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (2): IRAS 06458+0040 (IR) [3], IRAS 06446+0029 (IR) [13]

Masers: 1 hydroxyl, 1 water

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 891 1989A&AS...80..149W I 5900
WB89 886 1989A&AS...80..149W I 6010

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (4 components)

Main objectIR 06458+0040 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
212.030-00.397IR 06458+0040 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1989A&AS...80..149W]
212.063-00.741IR 06446+0029 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M OH-E [1997A&AS..124...85S]
212.063-00.739M H2O-E [1999ApJS..123..487M], M H2O-E [1993A&AS...98..589W], M H2O-E [1994A&AS..103..541B], M CO [1989A&AS...80..149W], M CS [1996A&AS..115...81B]

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?