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The magnitude (brightness) is measured on a logarithmic scale. Small numbers mean bright stars: A star with a brightness of 1 mag is 100 times brighter that an star with 6 mag.
|15.79 mag||Star name:||UCAC3 catalog star 11974249|
This star belongs to the huge UCAC 3 catalog. It is identified by this number in the UCAC 3 catalog.
|Declination:||-60.5913°||Right ascension:||15h 31m 33.57s (232.88989°)|
The distance is measured in light years (LY). A light year is the distance, that light travels within one year. 1 LJ is equal to about 5,878,630,000,000 miles.
|%%DISTVAL LY||Spectral type:||not in database|
Every star belongs to a constellation, and 12 of those constellations are part of the zodiac.
Triangulum Australe (Southern Triangle)
The Southern Triangle was introduced by Johann Bayer as the southern counterpart to the Triangle in the northern hemisphere.read more on this constellation