Delta Pavonis

Stellar classification



  • X 8
  • Y -11
  • Z 14
→ Sol: 20

Object type

  • Variable Star
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • High proper-motion Star
  • UV-emission source
  • X-ray source
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Delta Pavonis (δ Pav, δ Pavonis) is a star in the southern circumpolar constellation of Pavo. It has an apparent visual magnitude of 3.56, making it a fourth-magnitude star that is visible to the naked eye from the southern hemisphere. Parallax measurements from the Hipparcos satellite yield an estimated distance of 19.92 light-years (6.11 parsecs) from Earth. This makes it one of the nearest bright stars to the Solar System.

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