HD 180555

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HD 180555
Observation data
Epoch J2000      Equinox J2000
Constellation Aquila
Right ascension 19h 16m 26.78744s[1]
Declination +14° 32′ 40.6234″[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 5.67[2] (5.68 + 9.58)[3]
Spectral type B9.5V[4] + G0IV[3]
U−B color index −0.12[2]
B−V color index −0.03[2]
Radial velocity (Rv) −19.3[5] km/s
Proper motion (μ) RA: +8.09[1] mas/yr
Dec.: +1.03[1] mas/yr
Parallax (π) 7.96 ± 0.60[1] mas
Distance 410 ± 30 ly
(126 ± 9 pc)
HD 180555 A
Rotational velocity (v sin i) 158[6] km/s
Other designations
BD+14° 3852, HD 180555, HIP 94720, HR 7307, SAO 104668.
Database references

HD 180555 is a triple star in the equatorial constellation of Aquila. It consists of a binary star with an orbital period of 8.95 years and an eccentricity of 0.43. A third component lies at an angular separation of 8.32.[3]


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  4. ^ Cowley, A.; et al. (April 1969), "A study of the bright A stars. I. A catalogue of spectral classifications", Astronomical Journal, 74: 375–406, Bibcode:1969AJ.....74..375C, doi:10.1086/110819 
  5. ^ Evans, D. S. (June 20–24, 1966), Batten, Alan Henry; Heard, John Frederick, eds., "The Revision of the General Catalogue of Radial Velocities", Determination of Radial Velocities and their Applications, Proceedings from IAU Symposium no. 30, University of Toronto: International Astronomical Union, Bibcode:1967IAUS...30...57E 
  6. ^ Royer, F.; Zorec, J.; Gómez, A. E. (February 2007), "Rotational velocities of A-type stars. III. Velocity distributions", Astronomy and Astrophysics, 463 (2): 671–682, arXiv:astro-ph/0610785free to read, Bibcode:2007A&A...463..671R, doi:10.1051/0004-6361:20065224 

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