HR 7029 HD 172910

Stellar classification

B

Coordinates

  • X -1
  • Y -118
  • Z 451
→ Sol: 466

Object type

  • Star
  • Double or multiple star
  • Infra-Red source
  • UV-emission source
simbad:HD 172910

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HD 172910 is a class B2.5V (blue main-sequence) star in the constellation Sagittarius. Its apparent magnitude is 4.87 and it is approximately 467 light years away based on parallax.

It has one companion, B, with magnitude 12.6 and separation 10.0".

In Chinese astronomy, the star is known as the Peasant (農丈人), a single-star asterism within the lunar mansion of the Dipper (Chinese constellation).

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