Star Formation Region Avedisova 406

Catalog name: 24.72-0.09

Prominent object names: [L89b] 24.72-0.09, RAFGL 2202, [ADP79] 24.72-0.09 [glossary]

Other component designations: RAFGL 2202

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
SYCSW 488 24.74-0.129.0x6.0 1987ApJS...63..821S V 6900, 8600
[L89b] 24.720-0.085 24.720-0.085 2009ApJ...690..706A V 8900

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectR [1979A&AS...35...23A], R [1989ApJS...71..469L]
24.71 -00.09IR RAFGL 2202 [1983AFGL..161....0P]
24.74 -00.12M CO cloud [1987ApJS...63..821S], M CO cloud44 [1990ApJ...355..536L], M OH-A [1979A&AS...37....1T]

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?