BB Puppis has alternative name(s) :- BB Pup.
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The location of the 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 BB Puppis, the location is 08h 24m 22.65 and -19° 32` 31.4 .
BB Puppis has a spectral type of kA5:hF2 D.
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||BB Puppis|
|Alternative Names||BB Pup|
|Spectral Type||kA5:hF2 D|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||08h 24m 22.65|
|Declination (Dec.)||-19° 32` 31.4|
|Radial Velocity||255.00 km/s|
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