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Almaaz

Al Anz, Epsilon Aurigae, 7 Aurigae

Relative Galactic Position of Almaaz

At a distance of roughly 2,000 light years from the Sun, Almaaz is just far enough from the Solar System to be distinguished on this Galactic scale.

A variable star of the Algol type, Almaaz varies in magnitude over a period of almost 10,000 days. It is a supergiant star lying more than 2,000 light years from Earth.

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