12 Aquarii

Stellar classification



  • X -57
  • Y 57
  • Z 69
→ Sol: 106

Object type

  • Double or multiple star
  • Star
simbad:* 12 Aqr A


12 Aquarii (abbreviated 12 Aqr) is a double star in the constellation Aquarius. 12 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation. It consists of a K-type giant and an A-type main-sequence star. Parallax meausrements by Hipparcos put it at a distance of some 500 light-years, or 150 parsecs away.

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