94 Ceti

Stellar classification



  • X 2
  • Y -54
  • Z -50
→ Sol: 74

Object type

  • Double or multiple star
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • High proper-motion Star
  • UV-emission source
simbad:* 94 Cet


94 Ceti (HD 19994) is a binary star system approximately 73 light-years away in the constellation Cetus.

94 Ceti A is a yellow-white dwarf star with about 1.3 times the mass of the Sun while 94 Ceti B is a red dwarf star. According to the new Sixth Catalog of Orbits of Visual Binaries, stars A and B have an average separation of 151 AU.

An infrared excess has been detected around the primary, most likely indicating the presence of a circumstellar disk at a radius of 95 AU. The temperature of this dust is 40 K.

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