Epoch J2000 Equinox J2000
|Right ascension||11h 15m 07.346s|
|Declination||−61° 15′ 38.52″|
|Apparent magnitude (V)||9.03|
|Proper motion (μ)||RA: 2.4 mas/yr
Dec.: 2.8 mas/yr
|Absolute magnitude (MV)||-9.83|
HD 97950, is a Wolf-Rayet multiple star system at the center of NGC 3603. It was originally catalogued as a single star but is now resolved into four main components designated A1, A2 and A3 and B, plus several other stars orbiting. The system is sometimes considered a stellar cluster.
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