Pi1 Columbae

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For other stars with this Bayer designation, see π Columbae.
Pi1 Columbae
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Columba
Right ascension 06h 06m 41.04076s[1]
Declination −42° 17′ 55.6872″[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 6.13[2]
Characteristics
Spectral type A2mA5-A9[3]
U−B color index +0.11[2]
B−V color index +0.25[2]
Astrometry
Radial velocity (Rv) 2.0±4.3[4] km/s
Proper motion (μ) RA: −34.36[1] mas/yr
Dec.: −1.97[1] mas/yr
Parallax (π) 11.99 ± 0.58[1] mas
Distance 270 ± 10 ly
(83 ± 4 pc)
Details
Radius 2.952±0.282[5] R
Luminosity 18.4[6] L
Temperature 7,564±74[5] K
Other designations
π1 Col, CD−42° 2343, HD 42078, HIP 28957, HR 2171, SAO 217720.[7]

Pi1 Columbae is an A-type star in the southern constellation of Columba. It is approximately 270 light years from Earth.

References[edit]

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  2. ^ a b c Feinstein, A. (1974), "Photoelectric UBVRI observations of AM stars", Astronomical Journal, 79: 1290, Bibcode:1974AJ.....79.1290F, doi:10.1086/111675. 
  3. ^ Houk, Nancy (1978), Michigan catalogue of two-dimensional spectral types for the HD stars, 2, Ann Arbor: Dept. of Astronomy, University of Michigan, Bibcode:1978mcts.book.....H. 
  4. ^ de Bruijne, J. H. J.; Eilers, A.-C. (October 2012), "Radial velocities for the HIPPARCOS-Gaia Hundred-Thousand-Proper-Motion project", Astronomy & Astrophysics, 546: 14, arXiv:1208.3048Freely accessible, Bibcode:2012A&A...546A..61D, doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201219219, A61. 
  5. ^ a b Masana, E.; et al. (2006), "Effective temperature scale and bolometric corrections from 2MASS photometry", Astronomy and Astrophysics, 450 (2): 735, Bibcode:2006A&A...450..735M, doi:10.1051/0004-6361:20054021. 
  6. ^ McDonald, I.; et al. (2012), "Fundamental Parameters and Infrared Excesses of Hipparcos Stars", Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 427 (1): 343–57, arXiv:1208.2037Freely accessible, Bibcode:2012MNRAS.427..343M, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2012.21873.x. 
  7. ^ "pi.01 Col -- Star", SIMBAD Astronomical Database, Centre de Données astronomiques de Strasbourg, retrieved 2017-01-02.