CTB 80

Notes: An association with a SN in AD1408 has been suggested. Has been called G68.8+2.8.

Radio: Compact core, flat spectrum plateau, and steeper spectrum extensions, with spectral break?
Optical: Expanding nebulosity near centre, with filaments to the SW and far NE.
X-ray: Diffuse emission with compact source.
Point sources: Pulsar at western edge of core.
Distance: HI observations suggest 1.5 kpc, and optical absorption suggests 4.6 kpc.


Last updated: 9 Apr 2019

home | documentation | detailed listings | summary listings

Dave Green/Cambridge, UK/