Eta Tucanae

Stellar classification



  • X 70
  • Y -122
  • Z 64
→ Sol: 155

Object type

  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • UV-emission source
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Eta Tucanae (η Tuc, η Tucanae) is a star in the constellation Tucana.

Eta Tucanae is a white A-type main sequence dwarf with an apparent magnitude of +5.00. It is approximately 155 light years from Earth. This is a Vega-like star that has an infrared excess. It is about 10–40 million years old and is a member of the Tucana association.

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