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Star Zeta Serpentis

Yellow-White star Zeta Serpentis is located 75 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class F2V, that has 143 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this star system.
Sun distance
75 light years

Zeta Serpentis

Yellow-White star (spectral class F2V)

Location

Ascension iconRight ascension: 18h 0m 29.18s
Declination iconDeclination: -3° 41' 25.712'' (equatorial region)
Parallax iconParallax: 43.482
Distance iconSun distance: 75.009 ly | 23 pc

Basic characteristic

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Mass: 142.9 % M Sun | 1497 M Jupiter
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Size: 196 % R Sun | 19.5 R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 6529 K | 1.13 T Sun
time iconAge: 2.4 billions years | 0.52 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 6.251 L Sun
(No known exoplanets yet)

Photometry

Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 4.6
Magnitude iconAbsolute magnitude (V): 2.8
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K
2.1
H
1.6
J
1.2
Grp
0.8
I
0.8
G
0.6
V
0.5
Gbp
0.5
B
0.4
U
0.3
Absolute stellar magnitude in different parts of the electromagnetic spectrum from infrared (K band) to ultraviolet (U band).
More about Zeta Serpentis
Nearby star Zeta Serpentis is a main sequence star that fuses hydrogen atoms into helium. It is is approximately 96 % bigger than the Sun and temperature on its surface is around 6529 K (6256 °C), which is about 113 % of Sun's temperature.
       Zeta Serpentis 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
ζ Ser, 57 Serpentis, BD−03° 4217, GC 24503, HD 164259, HIP 88175, HR 6710, SAO 142025, Gaia EDR3 4177224620176470912
External sources
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Simbad database (* zet Ser)
Astronomical database SIMBAD (the Set of Identifications, Measurements and Bibliography for Astronomical Data)
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Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 4177224620176470912)
Archive from the Gaia mission
Closest stars

LSR J1809-0247
- 3.6 ly

HD 162283
- 5.1 ly

2MASS J18105253-0708497
- 6.1 ly

Gaia EDR3 4172801800297220736
- 6.8 ly

Gaia EDR3 4158470937537419008
- 7.1 ly
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