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Omicron Tauri

1 Tauri

Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationOmicron Tauri
Flamsteed Number1 Tauri
HR (BSC)1030
Right Ascension3h 24m 49s
Declination+9° 1' 44"
Distance216 light years
66 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +3.60
Absolute: -0.51
Spectral ClassG6IIIaFe-1 yellow giant
Optimum VisibilityNovember / December

To the north and somewhat to the west of bright Omicron Tauri, the faint and distant galaxy PGC 1360090 is visible as a small grey elongated speck. Imagery provided by Aladin sky atlas


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