V510 Puppis is a blue to white supergiant star that can be located in the constellation of Puppis. The description is based on the spectral class. V510 Puppis is not part of the constellation but is within the borders of the constellation.
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 star is compared to the celestial equator and is expressed in degrees. For V510 Puppis, the location is 08h 02m 40.71 and -24° 04` 42.7 .
V510 Puppis has a spectral type of F5Iae C. This means the star is a blue to white supergiant star.
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||V510 Puppis|
|Spectral Type||F5Iae C|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Star Type||very luminous Supergiant Star|
|Colour||blue to white|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||08h 02m 40.71|
|Declination (Dec.)||-24° 04` 42.7|