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HR 7398

BSC 7398, HD 183275

Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationNone
Flamsteed NumberNone
HR (BSC)7398
Right Ascension19h 29m 52s
Declination-26° 59' 8"
Distance279 light years
86 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +5.5
Absolute: +1.2
Spectral ClassK3III orange giant
Optimum VisibilityJuly / August

A binary system consisting of two massive orange (K-type) stars, about 280 light years from the Solar System. It falls within the boundaries of Sagittarius, and lies a little to the east of the Milk Dipper formation.