Epoch J2000.0 Equinox J2000.0
|Apparent magnitude (V)
||548 ± 84 ly
(168 ± 26 pc)
Praesepe, Prezepe, 41 Cancri, HR
98024, GC 11904, BDS 4711, CCDM 08404+1932
Epsilon Cancri (ε Cnc, ε Cancri) is a star in the constellation Cancer. ε Cancri is one of the brighter members of the Beehive Cluster, and the Bayer designation ε Cancri originally referred to the entire cluster.
ε Cancri is a white A-type main sequence dwarf with an apparent magnitude of +6.29. It is approximately 548 light years from Earth.