Kappa Persei

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Kappa Persei
Diagram showing star positions and boundaries of the Perseus constellation and its surroundings
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Location of κ Persei (circled)
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0
Constellation Perseus
Right ascension 03h 09m 29.8s
Declination +44° 51' 26"
Apparent magnitude (V) +3.8
Distance 112 ly
(34 pc)
Spectral type K0III
Other designations
Misam, κ Persei, κ Per, Kappa Per, 27 Per, BD+44°631, CCDM J03095+4451A, GC 3755, HD 19476, HIP 14668, HR 941, IDS 03027+4429 A, PPM 45885, SAO 38609, WDS J03095+4451A

Kappa Persei (Kappa Per, κ Persei, κ Per) is a star in the constellation Perseus.

This star belongs to the spectral class K0 and has apparent magnitude +3.8. It is 112 light years from Earth. Kappa Persei is a triple star system consisting of a spectroscopic double star with a wider companion.

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