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Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationNone
Flamsteed Number22 Andromedae
HR (BSC)27
HD571
ConstellationAndromeda
Right Ascension0h 10m 19s
Declination+46° 4' 20"
Distancec.1,200 light years
c.400 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +5.0
Absolute: -2.9
Spectral ClassF2II Bright Yellow Bright Giant
Optimum VisibilityOctober (Usually visible from northern latitudes)

A distant supergiant star, of the spectral type classified as 'F' or bright yellow. It lies in Andromeda, and can be found on the edge of the Milky Way. It lies on a line extending from Mirach through the Andromeda Galaxy, close to the border between Andromeda and Cassiopeia.

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