Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 119, Issue 1, pp 127–130 | Cite as

The Scutum ring ofHii regions

  • Toshihiro Handa
  • Yoshiaki Sofue


A ring of compact radio continuum sources was found atl=24°.6b=0°.0, which we call the Scutum ring. Radio continuum,Hi line, and CO line observations are suggested that it is a star-forming region triggered by an expanding diffuseHii region.


Continuum Source Radio Continuum Line Observation Radio Continuum Source 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Toshihiro Handa
    • 1
  • Yoshiaki Sofue
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of AstronomyUniversity of TokyoTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Nobeyama Radio Observatory (NRO) Tokyo Astronomical ObservatoryUniversity of TokyoNaganoJapan

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