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 V Muscae, the location is 12h 41m 11.52 and -64° 43' 03.4 .
V Muscae has a spectral type of M6 D. This means the star is a red star.
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||V Muscae|
|Spectral Type||M6 D|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||12h 41m 11.52|
|Declination (Dec.)||-64° 43' 03.4|