Star Formation Region Avedisova 2376

Catalog name: 291.06-0.76

Prominent object names: [CH87] 291.06-0.76, IRAS 11079-6101 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 11079-6101 (IR) [5]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
[CH87] 291.059-0.770 291.059-0.770 3.5x 3.5 1987A&A...171..261C V 9000
[GCB88] 15 290.6-0.280 1988ApJ...331..181G P 8700

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectR [1970AuJPA..14..133S], R [1994ApJS...91..111W], R [1987A&A...171..261C]
290.60 -00.20M CO cloud [1988ApJ...331..181G]
291.066-00.791IR 11079-6101 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CS [1996A&AS..115...81B]

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?