Star Formation Region Avedisova 80

Catalog name: 6.18+0.56

Prominent object names: Sh 2-26 [glossary]

Other component designations: SH 2-26 (HII) [4]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
Sh 2-26 6.19+0.3514.54 2003A&A...397..133R I 2500

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (3 components)

Main objectO S 26 [1982ApJS...49..183B], O [1990AJ.....99..622F]
6.29 +00.54R [1990A&AS...83..539R], R [1990A&AS...85..805F]
6.07 +00.49R [1984A&AS...58..197R], R [1994ApJS...91..111W], R [1990A&AS...85..805F], R (C441alpha) [1995ApJ...454..125E]

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?