Star Formation Region Avedisova 2140

Catalog name: 259.61-2.70

Prominent object names: WB89 1135, IRAS 08212-4146 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 08212-4146 (IR) [6]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 1135 1989A&AS...80..149W I 6420

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectIR 08212-4146 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
259.613-02.696IR 08212-4146 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1989A&AS...80..149W], M CS [1996A&AS..115...81B]
259.615-02.694IR IRS [1987AJ.....94..416P]

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?