Star Formation Region Avedisova 2496

Catalog name: 307.85+0.21

Prominent object names: RCW 78 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 13305-6157 (IR) [0]

Other component designations: RCW 78 (HII) [18]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
RCW 78 307.9+0.299.49 1990A&A...227..515E I 7600

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectO RCW 78 [1998A&AS..130..119R], O [1988A&A...205...95G], M CO [1989ApJS...71..481B]
307.810+00.180R [1994ApJS...91..111W]
307.859+00.252IR 13305-6157 [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?