Star Formation Region Avedisova 948

Catalog name: 74.04-1.71

Prominent object names: LDN 870, IRAS 20231+3440 [glossary]

IRAS infrared sources (1): IRAS 20231+3440 (IR) [9]

Masers: 1 water

Other component designations: LDN 870 (DkNeb) [4]

Detailed component listing with references (2 components)

Main objectIR 20231+3440 [1988IRASP.C......0J]
74.036-01.712IR 20231+3440 [1988IRASP.C......0J], M H2O-E [1993A&A...280..599P], M H2O-E [1994A&AS..103..541B], M CS [1996A&AS..115...81B], M OH L_870 [1997A&AS..124...85S]

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?