Pi Serpentis

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π Serpentis
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0
Constellation Serpens
Right ascension 16h 02m 17.7s
Declination +22° 48' 16"
Apparent magnitude (V) +4.82
Distance 177 ± 7 ly
(54 ± 2 pc)
Spectral type A3V
Other designations
44 Serpentis, HR 5972, HD 143894, SAO 84155, HIP 78554

Pi Serpentis (π Ser, π Serpentis) is a star in the constellation Serpens, in its head (Serpens Caput).

Pi Serpentis is a white A-type main sequence dwarf with an apparent magnitude of +4.82. It is approximately 177 light years from Earth.