A&A Supplement series, Vol. 128, March I 1998, 309-313
Received 17 December, 1996; accepted 5 May, 1997
Send offprint request: N. Kaltcheva
Department of Astronomy, University of Sofia "St. Kliment Ohridski", 5 James Bourchier Avenue, 1126 Sofia, Bulgaria
Strømgren and H photometry of 130 stars in the Carina section of the Milky Way is presented. The color excesses and the distances of all stars are obtained. A good agreement is found between the CM and HR diagrams and the spatial distribution of these stars.
keywords: stars: early-type -- stars: distances -- galaxy: structure -- stars: HR diagram