The location of the pulsar 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 PSR J1311-3430, the location is 13h 11m 50.2 and -34° 30` 07 .
PSR J1311-3430 has a spectral type of P.
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||PSR J1311-3430|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||13h 11m 50.2|
|Declination (Dec.)||-34° 30` 07|
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