Star Formation Region Avedisova 1973

Catalog name: 217.28+0.55

Prominent object names: WB89 937, IRAS 06588-0332 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 06588-0332 (IR) [2]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 937 1989A&AS...80..149W I 6490
[MAB97] 217.00+0.50 217+0.534.8 1997A&A...327..325M P 6300

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectIR 06588-0332 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
217.282+00.554IR 06588-0332 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1989A&AS...80..149W]
217.00 +00.50M CO cloud [1997A&A...327..325M]

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?