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Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationI Carinae
Flamsteed NumberNone
HR (BSC)4102
Right Ascension10h 24m 24s
Declination-74° 1' 54"
Distance53 light years
16 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +4.0
Absolute: +2.9
Spectral ClassF2IV bright yellow subgiant
Optimum VisibilityMarch (Usually visible from southern latitudes)
NoteThis star's designation uses a capital 'I', not to be confused with the lowercase 'L' of l Carinae, or the lowercase 'I' of i Carinae, each of which is a separate star elsewhere within the boundaries of Carina.


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