Star Formation Region Avedisova 2258

Catalog name: 274.68-1.48

Prominent object names: Bran 264, WB89 1278, GSC 08584-02884, Bran 264A [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 09245-5228 = GSC 08584-02884 (Star) [6]

Other component designations: Bran 264 = BRAN 264B (RfNeb) [3]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
WB89 1278 1989A&AS...80..149W I 2190, 6530

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (4 components)

Main objectO BBW 264A [1986A&AS...65..537B]
274.70 -01.46O BBW 264B [1986A&AS...65..537B], M CO [1978A&A....68....1G]
274.696-01.462IR 09245-5228 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CO [1989A&AS...80..149W]
274.7 -01.5D 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?