Star Formation Region Avedisova 2056

Catalog name: 237.48-2.88

Prominent object names: nebula, WB89 996, IRAS 07254-2259 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 07254-2259 (IR) [2]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 996 1989A&AS...80..149W I 2290

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (2 components)

Main objectO nebula [1999A&A...352..228M]
237.479-02.880IR 07254-2259 [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?