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Romano's Star

Romano's Star Facts

Location of Romano's Star

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 Romano's Star, the location is 01 35 09.7011265200 and +30 41 57.173367187 .

Proper Motion of Romano's Star

All stars like planets orbit round a central spot, in the case of planets, its the central star such as the Sun. In the case of a star, its the galactic centre. The constellations that we see today will be different than they were 50,000 years ago or 50,000 years from now. Proper Motion details the movements of these stars and are measured in milliarcseconds. The star is moving -0.90 milliarcseconds/year towards the north and 0.03 milliarcseconds/year east if we saw them in the horizon. . When the value is negative then the star and the Sun are getting closer to one another, likewise, a positive number means that two stars are moving away. Its nothing to fear as the stars are so far apart, they won't collide in our life-time, if ever.

Physical Properties (Colour) of Romano's Star

Romano's Star Colour and Temperature

Romano's Star has a spectral type of Ofpe/WN9 C . This means the star is a blue star.

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Additional Romano's Star Facts and Figures

Visual Facts

Primary / Proper / Traditional NameRomano's Star
Spectral TypeOfpe/WN9 C
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star TypeStar
GalaxyMessier 33, The Triangulum Galaxy
Right Ascension (R.A.)01 35 09.7011265200
Declination (Dec.)+30 41 57.173367187
Proper Motion Dec.-0.90 milliarcseconds/year
Proper Motion RA.0.03 milliarcseconds/year

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

Exoplanet CountNone/Unaware

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