Star Formation Region Avedisova 2659

Catalog name: 327.50-0.79

Prominent object names: RCW 98, Gum 49, CD-54 6456 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 15517-5432 (IR) [0]

Other component designations: Gum 49 = CD-54 6456 (Star) [22], RCW 98 (HII) [12]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
RCW 98 327.6-0.84.89 1999PASJ...51..791Y I 2800

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (2 components)

Main objectO RCW 98,Gum 4 9 [1975PhDT.......119G], O [1994A&AS..108..513G], M CO [1989ApJS...71..481B], R [1994ApJS...91..111W], R [1979AuJPA..48....1H]
327.534-00.866IR 15517-5432 [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?