HE 0107-5240 Facts
- HE 0107-5240's star type is star that can be located in the constellation of Phoenix. The description is based on the spectral class.
- HE 0107-5240 is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.
- The star can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.
- The star is calculated at being about 36040.15 light years away from us.
Location of HE 0107-5240
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 HE 0107-5240, the location is 01h 09m 29.157 and -52° 24` 34.18 .
Additional HE 0107-5240 Facts and Figures
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||HE 0107-5240|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Visual / Apparent Magnitude||15.86|
|Naked Eye Visible||Requires 8m Telescope - Magnitudes|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||01h 09m 29.157|
|Declination (Dec.)||-52° 24` 34.18|
|Distance from Earth||0.09 Parallax (milliarcseconds)|
| ||36040.15 Light Years|
| ||11049.72 Parsecs|
| ||2,279,152,473.53 Astronomical Units|
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