Beta Sculptoris

Stellar classification

B

Coordinates

  • X 5
  • Y -165
  • Z 57
→ Sol: 175

Object type

  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • UV-emission source
  • X-ray source
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Wiki

Beta Sculptoris (β Scl, β Sculptoris) is a class B9.5III (blue giant) star in the constellation Sculptor. Its apparent magnitude is 4.37 and it is approximately 174.0 light years away from Earth based on parallax.

It is a suspected α2 CVn variable with magnitude variation from 4.35 to 4.39.

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