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88 Aquarii

88 Aquarii is a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 88 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation, though it also bears the Bayer designation c 2 Aquarii. In dark conditions it is visible to the naked eye with an apparent visual magnitude ...

                                               

89 Aquarii

89 Aquarii is a binary star system in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 89 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation, though it also bears the Bayer designation c 3 Aquarii. The apparent visual magnitude of +4.69 is bright enough to be seen wi ...

                                               

94 Aquarii

94 Aquarii is a triple star system in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 94 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation. The brightest member has an apparent visual magnitude of 5.19, making it visible to the naked eye. The parallax measured by t ...

                                               

96 Aquarii

96 Aquarii is a multiple star system in the zodiac constellation of Aquarius. The designation is from the star catalogue of English astronomer John Flamsteed, first published in 1712. It is faintly visible to the naked eye with an apparent visual ...

                                               

97 Aquarii

97 Aquarii is a binary star system in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 97 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation. The combined apparent visual magnitude of the system is 5.20; the brighter star is magnitude 5.59 while the companion is magn ...

                                               

98 Aquarii

98 Aquarii is a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 98 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation, although it also bears the Bayer designation b 1 Aquarii. It is visible to the naked eye with an apparent visual magnitude of +3.97. The di ...

                                               

99 Aquarii

99 Aquarii is a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 99 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation, although it also bears the Bayer designation b 2 Aquarii. It is visible to the naked eye with an apparent visual magnitude of 4.38; accordi ...

                                               

100 Aquarii

100 Aquarii is a star in the zodiac constellation of Aquarius. The designation is from the star catalogue of English astronomer John Flamsteed, first published in 1712. It is near the lower limit of visibility to the naked eye, appearing as a dim ...

                                               

101 Aquarii

101 Aquarii is a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 101 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation, although it also bears the Bayer designation b 3 Aquarii. The combined apparent visual magnitude of the pair is 4.71, which is bright eno ...

                                               

103 Aquarii

103 Aquarii is a single star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 103 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation, although it also bears the Bayer designation A 1 Aquarii. It is faint but visible to the naked eye as an orange hued star with an ...

                                               

104 Aquarii

104 Aquarii is a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 104 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation, although it also bears the Bayer designation A 2 Aquarii. Based on an annual parallax shift of only 3.89 ± 0.25 milliarcseconds, the dist ...

                                               

106 Aquarii

106 Aquarii, abbreviated 106 Aqr, is a single star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 106 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation, and it also bears the Bayer designation i 1 Aquarii. It has an apparent visual magnitude of +5.2, making it ...

                                               

108 Aquarii

108 Aquarii is a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. 108 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation, although it also bears the Bayer designation i 3 Aquarii and the variable star designation ET Aquarii. It has an apparent visual magnitud ...

                                               

Alpha Aquarii

Alpha Aquarii, officially named Sadalmelik, is a single star in the constellation of Aquarius. The apparent visual magnitude of 2.94 makes this the second-brightest star in Aquarius. Based upon parallax measurements made during the Hipparcos miss ...

                                               

Aquarius Dwarf

The Aquarius Dwarf is a dwarf irregular galaxy, first catalogued in 1959 by the DDO survey. It is located within the boundaries of the constellation of Aquarius. It is a member of the Local Group of galaxies, albeit an extremely isolated one; it ...

                                               

BD−22 5866

BD−22 5866 is a quadruple-star system located 166 light years from Earth. The four stars are each about half the mass of the Sun and are approximately 500 million years old. The system is unusual in how closely the four stars are orbiting each ot ...

                                               

Beta Aquarii

Beta Aquarii is a star in the constellation of Aquarius. Based upon parallax measurements obtained during the Hipparcos mission, it is approximately 540 light-years from the Sun. The primary or A component is officially named Sadalsuud, the tradi ...

                                               

Chi Aquarii

Chi Aquarii, Latinized from χ Aquarii, is the Bayer designation of a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. The distance to this star, based upon parallax measurements with a 7% margin of error, is roughly 610 light-years. It is visibl ...

                                               

Delta Aquarii

Delta Aquarii, officially named Skat, is the third-brightest star in the constellation of Aquarius. The apparent visual magnitude is 3.3, which can be seen with the naked eye. The distance to this star is about 113 light-years based upon parallax ...

                                               

DV Aquarii

DV Aquarii is a binary star system in the zodiac constellation of Aquarius. It has a peak apparent visual magnitude of 5.89, which is bright enough to be visible to the naked eye. The distance can be estimated from its annual parallax shift of 11 ...

                                               

Epsilon Aquarii

Epsilon Aquarii, Latinized from ε Aquarii, is a single star in the equatorial zodiac constellation of Aquarius, located near the western constellation border with Capricornus. It has the proper name Albali, now formally recognized by the IAU. Thi ...

                                               

Eta Aquarii

Eta Aquarii, Latinized from η Aquarii, is the Bayer designation for a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. It is visible to the naked eye with an apparent visual magnitude of 4.04. The distance to this star, as determined by parallax ...

                                               

FO Aquarii

FO Aquarii is an intermediate polar star system in the constellation Aquarius. The white dwarf and companion star orbit each other with a period of approximately 4.85 hours. The system is famous for a very strong optical pulsation which occurs ev ...

                                               

Fomalhaut C

Fomalhaut C or its original name, LP 876-10 is the distant third star of the Fomalhaut system. It is about five degrees from Fomalhaut, roughly halfway between it and the Helix Nebula. It is currently 2.5 light years from Fomalhaut A, and 3.2 lig ...

                                               

Gamma Aquarii

Gamma Aquarii is a binary star in the constellation of Aquarius. It has an apparent visual magnitude of 3.849, making it one of the brighter members of the constellation. Based upon parallax measurements taken during the Hipparcos mission, this s ...

                                               

Gliese 849 b

Gliese 849 b is an extrasolar planet approximately 29 light years away in the constellation of Aquarius. It is the first long-period Jupiter-like planet discovered around a red dwarf, announced in August 2006 by the California and Carnegie Planet ...

                                               

Gliese 876 c

Gliese 876 c is an exoplanet orbiting the red dwarf Gliese 876, taking about 30 days to complete an orbit. The planet was discovered in April 2001 and is the third planet in order of increasing distance from its star.

                                               

Gliese 876 d

Gliese 876 d is an exoplanet approximately 15 light-years away in the constellation of Aquarius. The planet was the third planet discovered orbiting the red dwarf Gliese 876. At the time of its discovery, the planet had the lowest mass of any kno ...

                                               

Gliese 876 e

Gliese 876 e is an exoplanet orbiting the star Gliese 876 in the constellation of Aquarius. It is in a 1:2:4 Laplace resonance with the planets Gliese 876 c and Gliese 876 b: for each orbit of planet e, planet b completes two orbits and planet c ...

                                               

HD 206610 b

HD 206610 b is an extrasolar planet orbiting the K-type star HD 206610 approximately 633 light years away in the constellation Aquarius. The planet HD 206610 b is named Naron. The name was selected in the NameExoWorlds campaigns by Bosnia and Her ...

                                               

HD 215152

HD 215152 is the Henry Draper Catalogue designation for a star in the zodiac constellation of Aquarius. It has an apparent visual magnitude of 8.13, meaning it is too faint to be seen with the naked eye. Parallax measurements made by the Hipparco ...

                                               

HD 222093

HD 222093 is a double star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. It has an orange hue and is visible to the naked eye with an apparent visual magnitude of 5.68. The system is located at a distance of approximately 293 light years from the ...

                                               

HD 223311

HD 223311 is a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. It has an orange hue and is visible to the naked eye as a dim star with an apparent visual magnitude of 6.08. Based on parallax measurements, the star is located at a distance of ap ...

                                               

HU Aquarii

HU Aquarii is an eclipsing binary system approximately 570 light-years away from the Sun, forming a cataclysmic variable of AM Herculis-type. The two stars orbit each other every 2.08 hours and the ultra-short binary system includes an eclipsing ...

                                               

Iota Aquarii

Iota Aquarii, Latinized from ι Aquarii, is the Bayer designation for a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. It is visible to the naked eye with an apparent magnitude of +4.279. Based upon parallax measurements made during the Hipparc ...

                                               

K2-72e

K2-72e, is a confirmed exoplanet, likely rocky, orbiting within the habitable zone of the red dwarf star K2-72, the outermost of four such planets discovered in the system by NASAs Kepler spacecraft on its "Second Light" mission. It is located ab ...

                                               

K2-138

K2-138, also designated EPIC 245950175 or EE-1, is a large early K-type main sequence star with a system of up to 6 planets discovered by citizen scientists. Four were found in the first two days of the Exoplanet Explorers project on Zooniverse i ...

                                               

Kappa Aquarii

Kappa Aquarii is a probable binary star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. This system is visible to the naked eye, but it is faint at an apparent magnitude of 5.03. Based upon parallax measurements made during the Hipparcos mission, it ...

                                               

Lambda Aquarii

Lambda Aquarii, informally known as Hydor, is the Bayer designation for a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. The apparent visual magnitude of this star is 3.722, which is bright enough to be visible with the naked eye. It is roughl ...

                                               

LS IV-14 116

LS IV-14 116 is a hot subdwarf located approximately 2.000 light years away on the border between the constellations Capricornus and Aquarius. It has a surface temperature of approximately 34.000 ± 500 kelvins. Along with stars HE 2359-2844 and H ...

                                               

Mu Aquarii

Mu Aquarii, Latinized from μ Aquarii, is the Bayer designation for a binary star system in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. It is visible to the naked eye with a combined apparent visual magnitude of 4.7. Based upon parallax measurements ...

                                               

NGC 7252

NGC 7252 is a peculiar galaxy resulting from an interaction between two galaxies that started a billion years ago. It is located 220 million light years away in the constellation Aquarius. It is also called Atoms for Peace Galaxy, a nickname whic ...

                                               

NGC 7727

This object is located at a distance of 23.3 megaparsecs 76 million light years of the Milky Way and has a peculiar aspect, with several plumes and streams of irregular shape that explains its inclusion on Halton C. Arps Atlas of Peculiar Galaxie ...

                                               

Nu Aquarii

Nu Aquarii is the Bayer designation for a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. With an apparent visual magnitude of 4.52, Nu Aquarii is visible to the naked eye. Its distance from Earth, as determined from parallax measurements, is a ...

                                               

Omega1 Aquarii

For other star systems with this Bayer designation, see Omega Aquarii. Omega 1 Aquarii, Latinized from ω 1 Aquarii, is the Bayer designation for a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. With an apparent visual magnitude of 4.96, this s ...

                                               

Omega2 Aquarii

Omega 2 Aquarii, Latinized from ω 2 Aquarii, is the Bayer designation for a triple star system in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. It can be seen with the naked eye, having an apparent visual magnitude of 4.49. The approximate distance t ...

                                               

Omicron Aquarii

Omicron Aquarii, Latinized from ο Aquarii, is the Bayer designation for a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. Visible to the naked eye, it has an apparent visual magnitude of +4.71. Parallax measurements put it at a distance of roug ...

                                               

Phi Aquarii

Phi Aquarii, Latinized from φ Aquarii, is the Bayer designation for a binary star system in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. It is visible to the naked eye with a combined apparent visual magnitude of +4.223. Parallax measurements indica ...

                                               

Pi Aquarii

Pi Aquarii, Latinized from π Aquarii, is the Bayer designation for a binary star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. This system has an apparent visual magnitude of a mean apparent magnitude of +4.57. Based upon parallax measurements, it ...

                                               

Psi2 Aquarii

Psi 2 Aquarii, Latinized from ψ 2 Aquarii, is the Bayer designation for a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius. It is visible to the naked eye with an apparent visual magnitude of 4.4. Based upon parallax measurements made during the ...