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NGC 3293 taken by the Wide Field Imager on the MPG/ESO 2.2-meter telescope
|Right ascension||10h 35m 24s|
|Apparent magnitude (V)||4.7|
|Apparent dimensions (V)||6′|
NGC 3293 is an open cluster in the Carina constellation. It was discovered by Abbe Lacaille in 1751-52. It consists of more than 50 stars in a 10 arc minutes field, the brightest of which is a red giant of mag 6.5.
- "SIMBAD Astronomical Database". Results for NGC 3293. Retrieved 2007-12-26.
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