Alpha Horologii

Stellar classification



  • X 73
  • Y -83
  • Z -32
→ Sol: 115

Object type

  • High proper-motion Star
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • UV-emission source
simbad:* alf Hor


Alpha Horologii (α Hor, α Horologii) is a solitary orange-hued giant star in the constellation Horologium. Located 115.0 ± 0.5 light-years distant from Earth, it shines with a luminosity approximately 37.61 times that of the Sun and has a surface temperature of 5,028 K.

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