- MOA-2010-BLG-117 is a star that can be located in the constellation of Sagittarius. The description is based on the spectral class.
- MOA-2010-BLG-117 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.
- MOA-2010-BLG-117 has at least 1 Extrasolar Planets believed to be in orbit around the star.
- The star is calculated at being about 11090.22 light years away from us. Distance
Location of MOA-2010-BLG-117
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 MOA-2010-BLG-117, the location is 18h 07m 49.67 and -25° 20` 40.70 .
Additional MOA-2010-BLG-117 Facts and Figures
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||MOA-2010-BLG-117 |
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Visual / Apparent Magnitude||21.70|
|Naked Eye Visible||Requires 8m Telescope - Magnitudes|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||18h 07m 49.67|
|Declination (Dec.)||-25° 20` 40.70|
|Distance from Earth||0.29 Parallax (milliarcseconds)|
| ||11090.22 Light Years|
| ||3400.20 Parsecs|
| ||701,336,707.22 Astronomical Units|
Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts
Sources and Links
List of Extrasolar Planets orbiting MOA-2010-BLG-117
|Name||Status||Mass (Jupiters)||Orbital Period (Days)||Eccentricity||Discovered||Semi-Major Axis||Periastron|
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