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Delta2 Tauri

64 Tauri

Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationDelta2 Tauri
Flamsteed Number64 Tauri
HR (BSC)1380
Constellation Taurus
Right Ascension4h 25m 8s
Declination+17° 28' 59"
Distance161 light years
49 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +4.8
Absolute: +1.3
Spectral ClassA7V White Main Sequence Star
Optimum VisibilityDecember
NotesThe second of three stars that share the designation Delta Tauri, all belonging to the Hyades cluster in Taurus. Delta2 Tauri is the most distant of the three, lying five light years beyond Delta1 (a star also known as Secunda Hyadum) and twelve light years beyond Delta3.


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