24 Aquarii

Stellar classification



  • X -95
  • Y -86
  • Z 64
→ Sol: 143

Object type

  • Spectroscopic binary
  • Star
  • Double or multiple star
  • Infra-Red source
  • High proper-motion Star
  • UV-emission source
  • X-ray source
simbad:* 24 Aqr


24 Aquarii (abbreviated 24 Aqr) is a double star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 24 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation. The apparent magnitude of this system is 6.65, which, according to the Bortle Dark-Sky Scale, means it is a faint star that is just visible to the naked eye from dark, rural skies. It has an annual parallax shift of 22.74 milliarcseconds, which is equivalent to a distance of 143 light-years (44 parsecs) from Earth. The system has a stellar classification of F7 III, suggesting it contains an evolved giant star.

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