Star Formation Region Avedisova 2849

Catalog name: 340.24+0.48

Prominent object names: [CH87] 340.24+0.48 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 16420-4440 (IR) [0]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
[CH87] 340.240+0.482 340.240+0.48210. x 6. 1987A&A...171..261C V 5300, 13500

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectR [1987A&A...171..261C], R [1969AuJPA..11...19T], R [1994ApJS...91..111W]
340.22 +00.50O [1994A&AS..108..513G], M CO [1989ApJS...71..481B]
340.216+00.498IR 16420-4440 [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?