NGC 3199

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NGC 3199
Emission nebula
NGC3199 - ESO - Potw1831a.jpg
Observation data: J2000 epoch
Right ascension 10h 16m 32.8s[1]
Declination−57° 56′ 02″[1]
ConstellationCarina
DesignationsGUM 28, RCW 48[1]
See also: Lists of nebulae

NGC 3199[2][1][3] is a emission nebula in the constellation Carina. The object was discovered in 1826 by the Scottish astronomer James Dunlop.[4] It is a bow shock around the central star, WR 18, a Wolf–Rayet star.[5]

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  1. ^ a b c d "NGC 3199". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 17 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Your NED Search Results". nedwww.ipac.caltech.edu. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
  3. ^ "Revised NGC Data for NGC 3199". spider.seds.org. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
  4. ^ Seligman, Courtney. "NGC Objects: NGC 3150 - 3199". cseligman.com. Retrieved 14 February 2019.
  5. ^ Toalá, J. A; Marston, A. P; Guerrero, M. A; Chu, Y.-H; Gruendl, R. A (2017). "Hot Gas in the Wolf–Rayet Nebula NGC 3199". The Astrophysical Journal. 846 (1): 76. arXiv:1708.02177. Bibcode:2017ApJ...846...76T. doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aa8554.

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