Star Formation Region Avedisova 2763

Catalog name: 334.68-0.11

Prominent object names: [CH87] 334.68-0.11, IRAS 16220-4906 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 16220-4906 (IR) [2]

Masers: 1 methanol

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
[CH87] 334.684-0.107 334.684-0.107 4.0x 4.0 1987A&A...171..261C V 2600, 15500

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectR [1987A&A...171..261C], R [1994ApJS...91..111W]
334.636-00.017IR 16220-4906 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
333.635-00.015M CH3OH-E [1996MNRAS.279...79C], M CH3OH-E [1996MNRAS.280..378E]

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?