How many stars: -- Constellation: HYI

Constellation:

Original 1875 boundaries:
(043500,-6730) TO (043500,-7000) TO (043500,-7500) TO (033000,-7500) TO (033000,-8230)
 TO (000000,-8230) TO (000000,-7500) TO (004500,-7500) TO (004500,-7600) TO (012000,-7600)
 TO (012000,-5830) TO (021000,-5830) TO (021000,-6730) TO (031200,-6730)

Star Details:

Name Mag mult Info motion LY Pos
Spectral type G2IV beta Hyi 2.82Known variable star   Member of Zeta Her group. Lithium/calcium ratio = 10 times solar value. Variable, range 2.75 - 2.81V, period & type unknown.
Multiple star WFC 246: mag 3.5 and 12.7, 101.0" PA 232 (1926).
[flags]
Proper motion > 1 arcsecond per year2220, 324, 23 Less than 25 light years away24 002545.1 -771515
Spectral type F0V alpha Hyi 2.86   Name: Head of Hydrus. Proper motion > 0.2 arcsecond per year262, 26, 7 Just 26 to 100 light years away71 015846.2 -613411
Spectral type M2III gam Hyi 3.26   Suspected variable NSV 15811.
[flags]
51, 115, 16 101 to 250 light years away214 034714.3 -741420
Spectral type A3V delta Hyi 4.08   No comments. -50, 2, 6 101 to 250 light years away135 022144.9 -683934
Spectral type B9III epsilon Hyi 4.12   [flags] 87, 0, 6 101 to 250 light years away153 023935.4 -681601
Spectral type G5III eta-2 Hyi 4.68   eta-1 is the fainter of this pair. 76, 73, -16 101 to 250 light years away216 015456.1 -673850
Spectral type K3III nu Hyi 4.76   [flags] -33, -27, 5 251 to 500 light years away328 025028.5 -750401
Spectral type A2IV/V zeta Hyi 4.83   No comments. 66, 44, 4 251 to 500 light years away294 024532.6 -673660
Spectral type K5III lambda Hyi 5.09   The bright star right at the southern edge of the Small Magellanic Cloud. 133, -34, 10 101 to 250 light years away204 004835.4 -745524
Spectral type G4III mu Hyi 5.27   No comments. 137, -54, -15 251 to 500 light years away291 023140.5 -790634

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Multiple stars:

Star Pair ID Sep PA Year Mags Notes
beta Hyi AB WFC 246 101" 232 1926 3.5 - 12.7  
theta Hyi AB FIN 360 0.1" 134 1962 6.3 - 6.3 B3V+A0IV
HR 981 AB HJ 3568 15.3" 224 2000 5.7 - 7.7 F2II-III
HD 793 AB JSP 2 4.8" 295 1991 7.7 - 11.5 K4III
HD 7101 AB HJ 3420 26.2" 13 1999 7.8 - 10.2 K2III
HD 8787 AB HJ 3435 25.3" 1 1999 7.1 - 9.4 F2IV
HD 10607 AB LDS 56 22" 212 1960 8.0 - 13.5 F8
HR 516 Aa HDS 223 0.5" 65 1991 6.6 - 8.7 G6/G8III
HR 516 AB HJ 3467 16" 351 2000 6.3 - 12.2 G6-8III
HD 11185 AB JSP 26 0.8" 278 1991 7.5 - 9.6 F5III/IV

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Variable stars:

Variable Mags Range Period Type Notes

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Deep sky objects:

Image Name Type Mag Info size Pos

DSS2, scale 3'
NGC 1466 Gb 11.6 V   2.3' 034433 -714018

DSS2, scale 3'
NGC 1511 Gx 12.1 B   1.6' x 0.5' 035935.7 -673806

DSS2, scale 0'
NGC 602 C+N -   ? 0129.5 -7334

DSS2, scale 0'
NGC 796 C+N -   ? 015645 -7413.2

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