NGC 3603
DSS image of NGC 3603
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 3603, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 3603

Type  Open Cluster
Magnitude  9.1
Right Ascension  11h 15' 6.5"  (2000)
Declination  61° 15' 40" S
Constellation  Carina
Description  globular and neb, st 15...18
Classification  I 1 p n
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jan 31, 2011    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 6.5 Moon: 0%

A faint patch of nebula involved with several stars, about 7' across, indistinct margins, brightest at the central star (HD97950 @ mag 10.0), the cluster is not resolved around the star
Other Data Sources for NGC 3603
Nearby objects for NGC 3603

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NGC 3603