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Subra

Omicron Leonis, 14 Leonis

Proper NameSubra
Bayer DesignationOmicron Leonis
Flamsteed Number14 Leonis
HR (BSC)3852
HD83808
ConstellationLeo
Right Ascension9h 42m 0s
Declination+9° 49' 3"
Distance130 light years
40 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +3.5
Absolute: +0.5
Spectral ClassF8-G0III Bright Yellow Giant
Optimum VisibilityFebruary / March
NotesThe star that marks the forepaw of Leo the Lion is giant with a relatively low surface temperature, notable for a white binary companion: a dwarf star that pursues a remarkably close orbit around its bright yellow primary.

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