Gamma Monocerotis

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γ Monocerotis
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Monoceros
Right ascension 06h 14m 51.33367s
Declination −06° 16′ 29.1880″
Apparent magnitude (V) 3.987
Characteristics
Spectral type K1.5III
Astrometry
Radial velocity (Rv) −4.8 km/s
Proper motion (μ) RA: −4.69 mas/yr
Dec.: −19.30 mas/yr
Parallax (π) 6.55 mas
Distance 645 ly
(198 pc)
Other designations
5 Monocerotis, HD 43232, SAO 133012, FK5 2475, HR 2227, HIP 29651, BD−06 1469
Database references
SIMBAD data

Gamma Monocerotis is a star in the constellation of Monocerotis. It has the traditional name Tempestris [1] and its spectral class is orange giant (K).

References[edit]

  1. ^ British Broadcasting Corporation retrieved 20/09/2011