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49 Persei

49 Persei
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Perseus
Right ascension 04h 08m 15.38796s [1]
Declination +37° 43′ 38.9810″ [1]
Spectral type K1III

49 Persei is a star in the constellation Perseus. Its apparent magnitude is 6.09. Located around 44.09 parsecs (143.8 ly) distant, it is a red giant of spectral type K1III,[1] a star that has used up its core hydrogen and is expanding.


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