G49.2−0.7

(W51)

Notes: Has erroneously been called G49.1−0.1.

Radio: In complex region, parameters uncertain.
Optical: Some diffuse emission possibly associated.
X-ray: Elongated east–west.
Distance: Association with CO gives 6 kpc, optical absorption suggests 5.7 kpc, and HI absorption suggests 5.4 kpc.

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Last updated: 9 Apr 2019


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