Star Formation Region Avedisova 1989

Catalog name: 218.83-4.55

Prominent object names: Sh 2-289, LBN 218.92-04.42 [glossary]

Other component designations: Sh 2-289 = LBN 218.92-04.42 (HII) [16]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
Sh 2-289 218.84-4.5532.32 1989AJ.....97.1727L I 10100

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (4 components)

Main objectO S 289 [1982ApJS...49..183B], O [1990AJ.....99..622F]
218.78 -04.62R [1972A&AS....5..369F]
218.85 -04.60R [1994ApJS...91..111W]
218.837-04.549R [1994ApJS...91..111W]

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?