Star Formation Region Avedisova 2172

Catalog name: 265.20-0.67

Prominent object names: DC, WB89 1195, IRAS 08488-4457 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 08488-4457 (IR) [8]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 1195 1989A&AS...80..149W I 1410, 8730

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (5 components)

Main objectR [1994ApJS...91..111W]
265.188-00.642R [1992A&A...262..251W]
265.186-00.642IR 08488-4457 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1989A&AS...80..149W]
265.190-00.642IR IRS23 [1992A&A...265..577L]
265.2 -00.6D DC [1986A&AS...63...27H]

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?