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HR 2395

BSC 2395, HD 46487

Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationNone
Flamsteed NumberNone
HR (BSC)2395
Right Ascension6h 33m 38s
Declination-1° 13' 13"
Distance572 light years
175 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +5.09
Absolute: -1.06
Spectral ClassB5Vn blue main sequence star
Optimum VisibilityJanuary
NotesThis faint blue star in Monoceros lies in a sparse area of the sky directly eastward from Orion's Belt. Its spectrum suggests that it is a rapidly-rotating shell star surrounded by a disk or ring of matter, and this circmstellar 'shell' seems to have developed relatively recently.

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