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Tau Puppis

Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationTau Puppis
Flamsteed NumberNone
HR (BSC)2553
HD50310
ConstellationPuppis
Right Ascension6h 49m 56s
Declination-50° 36' 52"
Distance182 light years
56 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +2.9
Absolute: -0.8
Spectral ClassK1III Orange Giant
Optimum VisibilityJanuary (Usually visible from southern latitudes)

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