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PSR J1311-3430

PSR J1311-3430 Facts

  • PSR J1311-3430 is a pulsar that can be located in the constellation of Centaurus. The description is based on the spectral class.
  • PSR J1311-3430 is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.

Location of PSR J1311-3430

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 .

Physical Properties of PSR J1311-3430

PSR J1311-3430 Temperature and Colour

Based on the star's spectral type of P Based on the star's spectral, the stars temperature is between 0.00 and 0.00 degrees kelvin.

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Additional PSR J1311-3430 Facts and Figures

Visual Facts

Primary / Proper / Traditional NamePSR J1311-3430
Spectral TypeP
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star TypePulsar
GalaxyMilky Way
Right Ascension (R.A.)13h 11m 50.2
Declination (Dec.)-34° 30` 07

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

Exoplanet CountNone/Unaware

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