Star Formation Region Avedisova 2115

Catalog name: 254.05-0.10

Prominent object names: FIRSSE 239, WB89 1117, WB89 1120, ESO 370-4, GN 08.16.0 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (2): IRAS 08159-3543 = ESO 370-4 (HII) [11], IRAS 08163-3554 (IR) [1]

Other component designations: FIRSSE 239

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 1117 1989A&AS...80..149W I 3500
WB89 1120 1989A&AS...80..149W I 3470

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (7 components)

Main objectO GN 08.16.0 [1995ApJ...448..832N]
254.056-00.095O HH217 GN08.1 5 9/HH [2000yCat.5104....0R], IR [1992A&A...265..577L]
254.07 -00.10IR FIRSSE 239 [83056]
254.056-00.095IR 08159-3543 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1989A&AS...80..149W], M CS [1996A&AS..115...81B]
254.055-00.096R [1998A&A...329..243F], IR IRS [1987AJ.....94..416P]
254.056-00.098IR IRS6/2 [1992A&A...265..577L]
254.247-00.137IR 08163-3554 [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?