42 Persei

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42 Persei
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Perseus
Right ascension 03h 49m 32.68952s [1]
Declination +33° 05′ 28.9603″ [1]
Spectral type A3V

42 Persei is a star in the constellation Perseus. Its apparent magnitude is 5.14. Located around 82.30 parsecs (268.4 ly) distant, it is a blue-white main-sequence star of spectral type A3V,[1] a star that is fusing its core hydrogen.


  1. ^ a b c "n Persei". SIMBAD Astronomical Database. Centre de Données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 27 December 2013.