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Brun 286

TYC 4774-0828-1

Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationNone
Flamsteed NumberNone
HR (BSC)None
Other DesignationsBrun 286, TYC 4774-0828-1
Right Ascension5h 34m 30s
Declination-5° 27' 28"
Distance819 light years
251 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +10.98
Absolute: +3.98
Spectral ClassG0IV-V yellow subgiant
Optimum VisibilityDecember / January

Brun 286 is one of more than a thousand variable stars within the Orion Nebula catalogued by Antoine Brun in 1935. The swirling gases of the nebula can be seen in the background to the star in this image. Imagery provided by Aladin sky atlas