SS Andromedae

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SS Andromedae
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Andromeda
Right ascension 13h 11m 30.0698s[1]
Declination 52° 53′ 12.479″[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 10.0 to 11.4[2]
Spectral type M6II[2]
Other designations
SS And, BD+52° 3386, HD 218942, HIP 114507[1]
Database references

SS Andromedae is a variable star in the constellation of Andromeda. It is classified as a semiregular variable pulsating giant star, and varies from an apparent visual magnitude of 11.4 at minimum brightness to a magnitude of 10.0 at maximum brightness, with a period of approximately 152.5 days.[2]


  1. ^ a b c V* SS And -- Semiregular Pulsating Variable Star, database entry, SIMBAD. Accessed on line 2009-06-30.
  2. ^ a b c SS And, database entry, Combined General Catalog of Variable Stars (GCVS4.2, 2004 Ed.), N. N. Samus, O. V. Durlevich, et al., CDS ID II/250 Accessed on line 2009-06-30.