Star Formation Region Avedisova 2545

Catalog name: 313.41-0.35

Prominent object names: RCW 85 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 14159-6111 (IR) [7]

Other component designations: RAFGL 4938, RCW 85 (HII) [12]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
RCW 85 313.5-0.410.91 1987A&A...174..257G I 1500

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (5 components)

Main objectO RCW 85 [1998A&AS..130..119R]
313.12 -00.28O Lo 1256 cluster [87065]
313.33 -00.33D GL 179 [1984A&AS...58..365F]
313.30 -00.33IR RAFGL 4938 [1983AFGL..161....0P]
313.285-00.336IR 14159-6111 Rim A [1988IRASP.C......0J], IR 14159-6111 [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?