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V2051 Ophiuchi

V2051 Ophiuchi Facts

V2051 Ophiuchi's Alternative Names

V2051 Ophiuchi has alternative name(s) :- V2051 Oph.

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Location of V2051 Ophiuchi

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 V2051 Ophiuchi, the location is 17h 08m 19.08 and -25° 48` 31.70 .

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Additional V2051 Ophiuchi Facts and Figures

Visual Facts

Primary / Proper / Traditional NameV2051 Ophiuchi
Alternative NamesV2051 Oph
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star TypeStar
GalaxyMilky Way
Visual / Apparent Magnitude13.00
Naked Eye VisibleRequires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes
Right Ascension (R.A.)17h 08m 19.08
Declination (Dec.)-25° 48` 31.70

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

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List of Extrasolar Planets orbiting V2051 Ophiuchi

NameStatusMass (Jupiters)Orbital Period (Days)EccentricityDiscoveredSemi-Major AxisPeriastron
V2051 Oph (AB) bConfirmed0.3720159
V2051 Oph bConfirmed0.70.3720159

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