HD 24040

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HD 24040
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0
Constellation Taurus
Right ascension 03h 50m 22.9681s
Declination +17° 28′ 34.919″
Apparent magnitude (V) 7.52
Distance 151.665 ly
(46.501 pc)
Spectral type G0
Other designations
BD+17°638, HIP 17960, LTT 11274, NLTT 11955, SAO 93630
Database references
SIMBAD data

HD 24040 is a G-type star located approximately 152 light-years away in the constellation of Taurus. In 2006 a long-period planet was discovered.[1]

The HD 24040 system[2]
Companion
(in order from star)
Mass Semimajor axis
(AU)
Orbital period
(days)
Eccentricity Inclination Radius
b >4.01 ± 0.49 MJ 4.92  ±  0.38 3668 +169
−171
0.04 +0.07
−0.06

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Coordinates: Sky map 03h 50m 22.9681s, +17° 28′ 34.919″