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Proper NameNone
Bayer DesignationNone
Flamsteed NumberNone
HR (BSC)4198
Variable DesignationV519 Carinae
Right Ascension10h 42m 41s
Declination-59° 12' 57"
Distancec.5,100 light years
c.1,600 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +5.40
Absolute: -5.68
Spectral ClassB2.5Iae blue supergiant
Optimum VisibilityMarch (Usually visible from southern latitudes)

The supergiant V519 Carinae seen against the backdrop of the northern Eta Carinae Nebula and the star cluster Bochum 10. Imagery provided by Aladin sky atlas