Epoch J2000 Equinox J2000
|Right ascension||21h 45m 00.25445s|
|Declination||−09° 04′ 56.7386″|
|Apparent magnitude (V)||5.086|
|Radial velocity (Rv)||−4.80 ± 0.6 km/s|
|Proper motion (μ)||RA: 12.80 mas/yr
Dec.: −1.31 mas/yr
|Parallax (π)||4.12 ± 0.31 mas|
|Distance||790 ± 60 ly
(240 ± 20 pc)
46 Capricorni (46 Cap), also known by its Bayer designation of c1 Capricorni (c1 Cap), is a star in the constellation Capricornus. It is a yellow G-type supergiant or bright giant with an apparent magnitude of +5.086, and is approximately 790 light years from Earth.
- "* c Cap". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 2014-05-12.
- HD 206834, HD-DM-GC-HR-HIP-Bayer-Flamsteed Cross Index, N. D. Kostjuk, Institute of Astronomy of Russian Academy of Sciences, 2002; CDS ID IV/27A.
- Allen, R. H. (1963). Star Names: Their Lore and Meaning (Reprint ed.). New York: Dover Publications Inc. p. 52. ISBN 0-486-21079-0. Retrieved 2010-12-12.
- β Aqr as Nir Saad al Saaoud or Lucida Fortunæ Fortunarum (the brightest of luck of lucks) and ξ Aqr as Thanih Saad al Saaoud or Secunda Fortunæ Fortunarum (the second of luck of lucks). c Cap should be Thalath Fortunæ Fortunarum or Tertia Fortunæ Fortunarum (the third of luck of lucks) consistently, but Al Achsasi Al Mouakket was not designated the title for this star with uncleared consideration. Possibly according to the differences of opinion with R.H.Allen
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