Beta Lupi

Stellar classification



  • X 204
  • Y 89
  • Z 311
→ Sol: 382

Object type

  • Variable Star
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • UV-emission source
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Beta Lupi (β Lupi, β Lup), or Kekouan, is a star in the southern constellation of Lupus. It has an apparent visual magnitude of 2.7, making it readily visible to the naked eye. Based upon parallax measurements, this star is located at a distance of about 383 light-years (117 parsecs) from Earth.

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