Star Formation Region Avedisova 278

Catalog name: 18.71+0.00

Prominent object names: GPSR5 18.711+0.001 [glossary]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
SYCSW 221 18.67+0.039.0x6.0 1987ApJS...63..821S V 5500, 10600

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectR [1990ApJS...74..181Z]
18.711+00.001R [1994ApJS...91..347B], R [1990ApJS...74..181Z]
18.67 +00.03M CO cloud [1987ApJS...63..821S]

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?