HIP38898 is the reference name for the star in the Hipparcos Star Catalogue. The Id of the star in the Henry Draper catalogue is HD65259.
FW Monocerotis has alternative name(s) :- FW Mon, FW Mon.
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-06 2376.
More details on objects' alternative names can be found at Star Names .
The source of the information if it has a Hip I.D. is from Simbad, the Hipparcos data library based at the University at Strasbourg, France. Hipparcos was a E.S.A. satellite operation launched in 1989 for four years. The items in red are values that I've calculated so they could well be wrong. Information regarding Metallicity and/or Mass is from the E.U. Exoplanets. The information was obtained as of 12th Feb 2017.
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||FW Monocerotis|
|Alternative Names||FW Mon, HD 65259, HIP 38898, BD-06 2376, FW Mon|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Star Type||Variable Star|
|Galactic Latitude||11.21 degrees|
|Galactic Longitude||227.11 degrees|
|Radial Velocity||4.00 ± 10.00 km/s|
|Variable Star Class||Eclipsing|
|Variable Star Type||Beta Persei (Algol)/|
|Mean Variability Period in Days||3.874|
|Variable Magnitude Range (Brighter - Dimmer)||10.007 - 11.113|
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