Star Formation Region Avedisova 2392

Catalog name: 292.93+4.48

Prominent object names: RCW 59 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 11351-5604 (IR) [0]

Other component designations: RCW 59 (HII) [4]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
RCW 59 293+4.5162.35 2000A&A...357..308G I 3100

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (2 components)

Main objectO RCW 59 [1975PhDT.......119G]
292.787+05.052IR 11351-5604 [1988IRASP.C......0J]

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?