w Centauri W Centauri

Stellar classification



  • X 157
  • Y 45
  • Z 98
→ Sol: 190

Object type

  • Variable Star of Mira Cet type
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • Variable Star
simbad:V* W Cen


The designations W Centauri and w Centauri refer to two different stars in the constellation Centaurus.

  • W Centauri, the variable star designation for the faint Mira variable HD 103513
  • HD 110458, a red giant also known by its Latin-letter Bayer designation w Centauri
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