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BB Puppis

BB Puppis Facts

BB Puppis's Alternative Names

BB Puppis has alternative name(s) :- BB Pup.

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Location of BB Puppis

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 .

Physical Properties of BB Puppis

BB Puppis Colour and Temperature

BB Puppis has a spectral type of kA5:hF2 D.

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Primary / Proper / Traditional NameBB Puppis
Alternative NamesBB Pup
Spectral TypekA5:hF2 D
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star TypeStar
GalaxyMilky Way
Right Ascension (R.A.)08h 24m 22.65
Declination (Dec.)-19° 32` 31.4
Radial Velocity255.00 km/s

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

Exoplanet CountNone/Unaware

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