Q Scorpii

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Q Scorpii
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Scorpius
Right ascension 17h 36m 32.82317s [1]
Declination −38° 38′ 07.3250″ [1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 1.047[2]
Absolute magnitude (V) 4.272[2]
Spectral type K0IIIb [1]
Other designations
CD−38 12044, HD 159433, HIP 86170, HR 6546, LTT 6998, SAO 209019
Database references
SIMBAD data

Q Scorpii (Q Sco) is an orange giant star in the constellation Scorpius. Its apparent magnitude is 4.27.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c SIMBAD, LTT 6998 (accessed 17 February 2013)
  2. ^ a b Liu, Y. J.; et al. (2007), "The abundances of nearby red clump giants", Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 382 (2): 553–66, Bibcode:2007MNRAS.382..553L, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2007.11852.x.