Arneb

Alpha Leporis

Arneb

Distance (Light Years) 1280 ± 360
Apparent Magnitude 2.58
Color (B-V)0.21

Names For This Star

The name for this star derives from the Arabian name for the constellation of Lepus: Al Arnab.

Description of the Star

Arneb is an F0Ib supergiant star. The Apparent Magnitude and distance imply a luminosity about 10,000 times that of the sun.

Other Designations For This Star


Flamsteed

11 Leporis

Hipparcos Identifier (HIP Number)

25985

Harvard Revised (HR Number)

1865

Henry Draper Catalog (HD Number)

36673

Bonner Durchmusterung (BD Number)

BD-17 1166
Smithsonian Astrophysical
Observatory compendium (SAO Number)
150547

Fundamental Katalog (FK5 Number)

207
 

 


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