HD 106906

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HD 106906
HD 106906-starmap.png
Star map shows star position on the northern edge of the constellation Crux
HD 106906
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Crux
Right ascension  12h 17m 53.19228s[1]
Declination −55° 58′ 31.8890″[1]
Spectral typeF5V[1]
Other designations
CD−55° 4537, HIP 59960, SAO 239819[1]

HD 106906 is a star system in the constellation Crux. A main sequence star of spectral type F5V,[1] It has a planet—HD 106906 b—that has a larger orbit than any other circumbinary exoplanet discovered to date.


  1. ^ a b c d e "HD 106906". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 23 June 2014.