Star Formation Region Avedisova 2861

Catalog name: 341.26-0.32

Prominent object names: [CH87] 341.26-0.32, IRAS 16491-4427, IRAS 16492-4421 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (2): IRAS 16491-4427 (IR) [0], IRAS 16492-4421 (IR) [5]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
[CH87] 342.085+0.423 342.085+0.423 1. x 1. 1987A&A...171..261C V 5700, 13300

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (4 components)

Main objectR [1987A&A...171..261C], R [1969AuJPA..11...19T], R [1994ApJS...91..111W], M H2CO [1987A&A...171..261C]
341.25 -00.33O [1994A&AS..108..513G]
341.208-00.335IR 16491-4427 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
341.284-00.293IR 16492-4421 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CS [1996A&AS..115...81B]

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?