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Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationNone
Flamsteed Number34 Vulpeculae
HR (BSC)8165
Right Ascension21h 21m 4s
Declination+23° 51' 21"
Distance279 light years
86 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +5.6
Absolute: +1.0
Spectral ClassK1III orange giant
Optimum VisibilityAugust / September
NotesOriginally catalogued as belonging to Vulpecula, this star now formally lies a fraction of a degree across the eastward border of that constellation in neighbouring Pegasus. 34 Vulpeculae is an evolved orange giant star with a diameter some twelve times that of the Sun.

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