HD 119921

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HD 119921
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0
Constellation Centaurus
Right ascension 13h 46m 56.352s[1]
Declination –36° 15′ 06.96″[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) +5.15
Characteristics
Spectral type A0V
B−V color index −0.02
Variable type none
Astrometry
Radial velocity (Rv) −10 km/s
Proper motion (μ) RA: −12.63 ± 0.32[1] mas/yr
Dec.: −11.38 ± 0.17[1] mas/yr
Parallax (π) 7.47 ± 0.29[1] mas
Distance 440 ± 20 ly
(134 ± 5 pc)
Absolute magnitude (MV) −0.43
Other designations
HR 5174, HD 119921, CD−35°8995, FK5 3091, HIP 67244, SAO 204835
Database references
SIMBAD data

HD 119921 (Bayer designation z Centauri / z Cen) is a star in the constellation Centaurus. It is a white A-type main sequence dwarf with an apparent magnitude of +5.15 and is approximately 440 light years from Earth.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e van Leeuwen, F. (2007). "Validation of the new Hipparcos reduction". Astronomy and Astrophysics. 474 (2): 653–664. Bibcode:2007A&A...474..653V. arXiv:0708.1752Freely accessible. doi:10.1051/0004-6361:20078357. Vizier catalog entry