Nearby star Tau Ceti is a main sequence star that fuses hydrogen atoms into helium. It is approximately 80 % of the size of Sun and temperature on its surface is around 5320 K (5047 °C), which is about 92 % of Sun's temperature.
Tau Ceti can be found in southern celestial hemisphere, and it is possible to see it with naked eye. The star is also observable from Northern America, Europe and Asia.
Other designations of this star
Gliese 71, GJ 71, 52 Cet, BD−16° 295, FK5 59, HD 10700, HIP 8102, HIC 8102, HR 509, SAO 147986, LFT 159, LHS 146, LTT 935, * tau Cet, τ Ceti, Gaia EDR3 2452378776434477184