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Orion Molecular Cloud Complex

(Orion Complex, Orion Molecular Clouds)
(group of molecular clouds with star forming regions)

Orion Molecular Cloud Complex (or Orion Complex or Orion Molecular Clouds) is a group of Molecular Clouds including Star-Forming Regions, in the constellation Orion. Included are two Giant Molecular Clouds, Orion A and Orion B. The complex spans around 100 Parsecs, and is roughly 400 pc distant.


(cloud,star forming region,SFR,nebula)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orion_Molecular_Cloud_Complex
https://arxiv.org/abs/1609.04041
RedshiftParsecs
/Distance
Lightyears
/Lookback Years
  
~0400pc1.30klyOrion Molecular Cloud Complex
PrefixExampleSurvey/Catalog 
OMCOMC-1Orion Molecular Cloud Complexfor "Orion Molecular Cloud"
Coordinates:Orion Molecular Cloud Complex
J053518-0523

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