Epsilon Crucis

Stellar classification



  • X 200
  • Y 8
  • Z 113
→ Sol: 230

Object type

  • High proper-motion Star
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • Variable Star
simbad:* eps Cru


Epsilon Crucis (ε Cru, ε Crucis) is a fourth-magnitude K-type giant star in the constellation Crux. It is sometimes called Intrometida (intrusive) in Portuguese. This star is an orange giant, located about 228 light-years from Earth.

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