Ascella Zeta Sagittarii

Stellar classification



  • X -11
  • Y -24
  • Z 84
→ Sol: 88

Object type

  • Double or multiple star
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • UV-emission source
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Zeta Sagittarii (ζ Sagittarii, abbreviated Zeta Sgr, ζ Sgr), also named Ascella, is a binary star and the third-brightest star in the constellation of Sagittarius. Based upon parallax measurements, it is about 88 ly (27 pc) from the Sun.

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