Star Formation Region Avedisova 268

Catalog name: 18.17+0.34

Prominent object names: GPSR5 18.165+0.337, IRAS 18200-1258 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 18200-1258 (IR) [1]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
SYCSW 200 18.11+0.389.0x18.0 1987ApJS...63..821S V 2200, 13900

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (4 components)

Main objectIR 18200-1258 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
18.171+00.330IR 18200-1258 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
18.11 +00.38M CO cloud [1987ApJS...63..821S]
18.165+00.337R [1994ApJS...91..347B]

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?