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Epsilon Boötes B (Companion Star) Facts

Epsilon Boötes B Facts

Epsilon Bootes B's Alternative Names

The Id of the star in the Yale Bright Star Catalogue is HR5505. The Id of the star in the Henry Draper catalogue is HD129988.

Epsilon Bootes B has alternative name(s) :- Eps Boo B.

BD number is the number that the star was filed under in the Durchmusterung or Bonner Durchmusterung, a star catalogue that was put together by the Bonn Observatory between 1859 to 1903. The star's BD Number is BD+27 2417B.

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

Location of Epsilon Boötes B

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 Epsilon Boötes B, the location is 14h 44m 59.180 and +27° 04` 29.74 .

Physical Properties (Colour) of Epsilon Boötes B

Epsilon Bootes B Colour and Temperature

Epsilon Boötes B has a spectral type of A0V C. This means the star is a blue - white main sequence star.

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Additional Epsilon Boötes B Facts and Figures

Visual Facts

Primary / Proper / Traditional NameEpsilon Bootes B
Alternative NamesEps Boo B, HD 129988, HR 5505, BD+27 2417B
Spectral TypeA0V C
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star Type Main Sequence Dwarf Star
GalaxyMilky Way
Right Ascension (R.A.)14h 44m 59.180
Declination (Dec.)+27° 04` 29.74
Associated / Clustered StarsEpsilon Bootis A

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

Exoplanet CountNone/Unaware

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