· · · ·

Epsilon Herculis

58 Herculis

Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationEpsilon Herculis
Flamsteed Number58 Herculis
HR (BSC)6324
Right Ascension17h 0m 17s
Declination+30° 55' 35"
Distance155 light years
48 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +3.9
Absolute: +0.5
Spectral ClassA0V white main sequence star
Optimum VisibilityJune
NotesA dwarf or main sequence star with a blue-white colouration, Epsilon Herculis is a spectroscopic binary. Some sources give it the proper names of Kajam or Cujam, but these names are more conventionally assigned to Omega Herculis, somewhat to the south of this star.


Related Entries