The Id of the star in the Yale Bright Star Catalogue is HR1211. The Id of the star in the Henry Draper catalogue is HD24554.
Flamsteed designations are named after the creator, Sir John Flamsteed. Sir John numbered the stars in the constellation with a number and the latin name, this star's Flamsteed designation is 32 Eridani B with it shortened to 32 Eri B.
More details on objects' alternative names can be found at Star Names .
The location of the main sequence star in the night sky is determined by the Right Ascension (R.A.) and Declination (Dec.), these are equivalent to the Longitude and Latitude on the Earth. The Right Ascension is how far expressed in time (hh:mm:ss) the star is along the celestial equator. If the R.A. is positive then its eastwards. The Declination is how far north or south the object is compared to the celestial equator and is expressed in degrees. For 32 Eridani B, the location is 03h 54m 17.393 and -02° 57` 10.30 .
32 Eridani B has a spectral type of A1V C. This means the star is a blue main sequence star.
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||32 Eridani B|
|Alternative Names||HD 24554, HR 1211, 32 Eri B|
|Spectral Type||A1V C|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Star Type||main sequence Dwarf Star|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||03h 54m 17.393|
|Declination (Dec.)||-02° 57` 10.30|
|Radial Velocity||17.60 km/s|
|Associated / Clustered Stars||32 Eridani|
32 Eridani A
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