53 Eridani

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This article is about l Eridani. It is not to be confused with i Eridani, ι Eridani, or λ Eridani.

53 Eridani (53 Eri) is a star in the constellation Eridanus. It has the traditional name Sceptrum (Latin "scepter"). 53 Eridani was one of the brighter stars, designated "p Sceptri (Brandenburgici)", in the obsolete constellation Sceptrum Brandenburgicum.

53 Eridani belongs to the spectral class K2IIIb and has apparent magnitude +3.87. It is approximately 109 light-years from Earth.

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