Star Formation Region Avedisova 540

Catalog name: 30.38+0.11

Prominent object names: GPSR5 30.379+0.108, IRAS 18437-0216 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 18437-0216 (IR) [12]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
SYCSW 722Y 30.35+0.103.0x3.0 1987ApJS...63..821S V 5800, 8900

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (4 components)

Main objectIR 18437-0216 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
30.376+00.111IR 18437-0216 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M CS [1996A&AS..115...81B]
30.379+00.108R [1994ApJS...91..347B]
30.35 +00.10M CO cloud,Y [1987ApJS...63..821S]

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?