59 Leonis

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59 Leonis
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Leo
Right ascension 11h 00m 44.80142s[1]
Declination +06° 06′ 05.2093″[1]
Spectral type A5III[1]
Other designations
c Leo, BD+06° 2384, HD 95382, HIP 53824, HR 4294, SAO 118615

59 Leonis (59 Leo) is a white type A5III subgiant star with an apparent magnitude of about 5.00 at 151 ly in the southern part of the constellation of Leo.

59 Leonis, a multiple star system, is located on the Autumnal Equinox, north of 58 Leonis and south of Chi Leonis, well east of the bright star Regulus.


  1. ^ a b c SIMBAD, c Leonis (accessed 7 October 2012)