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HD 97950

The Wolf-Rayet Star lies within the starburst region NGC 3603 as a close neighbor to Sher 25.

Constellation: Carina
Distance: 20 000 light-years
Spectral class: WN (O3)
Visual magnitude: 9.03
Mass: 80 * Sun

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    HD 97950
NGC 3603
Photo: B. Brandl (Cornell) et al., ISAAC, VLT, ESO

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