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Calvera Facts

  • Calvera is a X-Ray source that can be located in the constellation of Ursa Minor. The description is based on the spectral class.
  • Calvera is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.

Calvera's Alternative Names

Calvera has alternative name(s) :- 1RXS J141256.0+792204 .

More details on objects' alternative names can be found at Star Names .

Location of Calvera

The location of the X-Ray source 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 Calvera, the location is 14h 12m 56.0 and 79° 22` 04 .

Physical Properties of Calvera

Calvera Colour

Based on the star's spectral type of X

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Visual Facts

Primary / Proper / Traditional NameCalvera
Alternative Names1RXS J141256.0+792204
Spectral TypeX
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star Type X-Ray Source
GalaxyMilky Way
ConstellationUrsa Minor
Right Ascension (R.A.)14h 12m 56.0
Declination (Dec.)79° 22` 04

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

Exoplanet CountNone/Unaware

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