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Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationMu Serpentis
Flamsteed Number32 Serpentis
HR (BSC)5881
ConstellationSerpens (Caput)
Right Ascension15h 49m 37s
Declination-3° 25' 49"
Distance170 light years
52 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +3.5
Absolute: -0.0
Spectral ClassA0V white main sequence star
Optimum VisibilityMay / June
NotesMu Serpentis is a binary system, in which the primary, white Mu Serpentis A, is orbited over a period of some 36 years by another star, Mu Serpentis B, of the white A-type (or possibly bright yellow F-type) spectral class.


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