Star Formation Region Avedisova 2878

Catalog name: 343.15-0.40

Prominent object names: [CH87] 343.15-0.40, [WBH98] 16547-4247 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (2): IRAS 16547-4247 = [WBH98] 16547-4247 (HII) [35], IRAS 16562-4258 (IR) [1]

Masers: 1 hydroxyl, 1 water, 1 methanol

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
[CH87] 343.150-0.402 343.150-0.40210. x10. 1987A&A...171..261C V 3500, 15700

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (9 components)

Main objectR [1987A&A...171..261C], R [1969AuJPA..11...19T], R [1970A&AS....1..319A], R [1994ApJS...91..111W]
343.127-00.062IR [1994MNRAS.271...75S]
343.126-00.062IR 16547-4247 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M H2CO-E [1998AJ....116.1897M], M H2CO [1998AJ....116.1897M], M CS [1996A&AS..115...81B]
343.128-00.063M OH-E [2000ApJS..129..159A], M OH-E [1998MNRAS.297..215C], M OH-E [1989A&A...213..339F], M OH-E [1983AuJPh..36..361C], M OH-E [1981AuJPh..34..333C]
343.126-00.064M H2O-E [1989A&A...213..339F], M H2O-E [1983AuJPh..36..401C], M H2O-E [1980AuJPh..33..139B], M CS [1996A&AS..118..191J]
343.122-00.064M CH3OH-E [1994MNRAS.268..464S], M CH3OH-E [2000MNRAS.317..315V]
343.126-00.064R [1989A&A...213..339F]
343.127-00.063R <U> [1998MNRAS.301..640W]
343.159-00.395IR 16562-4258 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M H2CO [1987A&A...171..261C]

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?