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Cayrel's Star

Cayrel's Star Location in Cetus

Cayrel's Star is a star that can be located in the constellation of Cetus. The description is based on the spectral class. The star can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.

Location of Cayrel's Star

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 star is compared to the celestial equator and is expressed in degrees. For Cayrel's Star, the location is 01h 29m 30.31 and -16 ° 08`5.51 .

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Cayrel's Star Facts

Visual Facts


Primary / Proper / Traditional NameCayrel's Star
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star TypeStar
GalaxyMilky Way
ConstellationCetus
Visual / Apparent Magnitude11.70
Naked Eye VisibleRequires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes
Right Ascension (R.A.)01h 29m 30.31
Declination (Dec.)-16 ° 08`5.51

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts


Exoplanet CountNone/Unaware

Sources and Links


Sourcehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cayrel%27s_Star

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vivejSaturday, 22nd July 2017 7:44:44 PM
how could we see Cayrel's Star if light can be seen only if it's redirected by something?