Star Formation Region Avedisova 2146

Catalog name: 261.17-0.90

Prominent object names: WB89 1165, IRAS 08340-4157 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 08340-4157 (IR) [3]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 1165 1989A&AS...80..149W I 1780, 8840
[MAB97] 261.00-0.75 261-0.7541.9 1997A&A...327..325M P 8300

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectIR 08340-4157 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
261.169-00.896IR 08340-4157 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1989A&AS...80..149W], M CS [1996A&AS..115...81B]
261.00 -00.75M 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?