Star Formation Region Avedisova 86

Catalog name: 6.55-0.58

Prominent object names: [L89b] 6.40 -00.47, BFS 1, NGC 6526 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 17588-2340 (IR) [1]

Other component designations: BFS 1 (HII) [3], NGC 6526 (RfNeb) [1]

Distance estimates for objects in this region

Object PositionSize (arcmin) Source Note Distance(s)
BFS 1 6.4-0.57.11 2003A&A...397..213P I 3763

For more information on distance estimates see Avedisova distances.

Detailed component listing with references (7 components)

Main objectO NGC 6526 [88078]
6.53 -00.65O [1990AJ.....99..622F]
6.37 -00.50O Bo 14 cluster [87065]
6.40 -00.47R [1979A&AS...35...23A], R [1984A&AS...58..197R], R [1994ApJS...91..111W], R [2000AJ....119.2801L], R [1987PASJ...39..709H], R [1990A&AS...85..805F], R [1989ApJS...71..469L]
6.38 -00.49O BFS 1 [1990AJ.....99..622F], O [1990AJ.....99..622F]
6.38 -00.48O *AS 267(HAEB E,B5IVe) [1994A&AS..104..315T]
6.384-00.482IR 17588-2340 [1988IRASP.C......0J]

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?