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HR 753

BSC 753, HD 16160

Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationNone
Flamsteed NumberNone
HR (BSC)753
Right Ascension2h 36m 5s
Declination+6° 53' 12"
Distance24 light years
7 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +5.8
Absolute: +6.5
Spectral ClassK3-V Orange Dwarf
Optimum VisibilityNovember
NotesOrange HR 753 lies within Cetus the Whale, falling inside the arrangement of stars usually taken to represent the Whale's head. This is a binary system, with a faint companion star following an eccentric orbit around the primary that takes more than two centuries to complete.