Star Formation Region Avedisova 2866

Catalog name: 341.96+0.23

Prominent object names: [CH87] 341.96 +00.20, Sandqvist 17, IRAS 16494-4330, GL 277 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 16494-4330 (IR) [4]

Masers: 1 hydroxyl, 1 water

Other component designations: Sa 17 = SA 17- (Region) [2]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
[CH87] 341.963+0.205 341.963+0.205 5.0x 5.0 1987A&A...171..261C V 900, 18100

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (6 components)

Main objectD GL 277 [1984A&AS...58..365F], D Sa 17 DC [1976A&A....53..179S]
341.96 +00.20R [1987A&A...171..261C], R [1994ApJS...91..111W], M H2CO [1987A&A...171..261C]
341.969+00.225IR 16494-4330 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
342.005+00.252IR IRS [1982A&A...107..229E]
342.007+00.252R [1990ApJS...74..181Z]
342.008+00.252M OH-E [1981AuJPh..34..333C], M H2O-E [1983AuJPh..36..401C], M H2O-E [1982A&A...107..272B]

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?