44 Cancri

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44 Cancri
Observation data
Epoch J2000      Equinox J2000
Constellation Cancer
Right ascension  08h 43m 08.3548s[1]
Declination +18° 09′ 01.984″[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 8.030
Characteristics
B−V color index +1.25[2]
Astrometry
Radial velocity (Rv)25.00[1] km/s
Proper motion (μ) RA: -1.25 ± 0.82[2] mas/yr
Dec.: -3.04 ± 0.43[2] mas/yr
Parallax (π)1.58 ± 0.34[1] mas
Distanceapprox. 2,100 ly
(approx. 600 pc)
Details
Radius12.11[2] R
Other designations
BD+18° 2022, HD 74200, HIP 42791, SAO 98066[1]
Database references
SIMBADdata

44 Cancri (44 Cnc) is an orange-to-red star located in the constellation Cancer. It has an apparent magnitude of 8.04 and its radius is about 12.11 R.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e SIMBAD, 44 Cancri (Retrieved 24 September 2017)
  2. ^ a b c d e "44 Cancri - HD74200 - HIP42791". Universe Guide. Retrieved 24 September 2017.