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Alpha Centauri A

Alpha Centauri A (α Cen A) is a spectral class G2V star of magnitude -0.01 located in the constellation Centaurus. α Cen A is one of the brighter stars in Centaurus and can be seen by the naked eye under dark skies or with binoculars.

      1. Name:
      2. Alpha Centauri A
      1. Short name:
      2. α Cen A
      1. Spectral class:
      2. G2V
      1. Magnitude:
      2. -0.01
      1. Right Acension:
      2. 14h 39m 40.90s
      1. Declination:
      2. -60° 50' 06.5"