Epsilon Tauri (star)

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Epsilon Tauri
Spectral K0 III
Type Giant
Luminosity 95 LSol
Absolute magnitude
Mag Terra 3.53
Temperature 4900° K
Mass 2.7 MSol
Radius 12.7 RSol

The star Epsilon Tauri (otherwise known by the names Ain or Oculus Boreus) is a yellow-orange giant star of spectral type K0, and a member of the Hyades Cluster.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

The Epsilon Tauri star system lies approximately 45.0pc from Terra, and is located in a Rimward/Rimspinward direction from Terra at bearing 177.6o Galactic Longitude and -19.9o South Galactic Latitude.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The star Epsilon Tauri lends its name to the Epsilon Tauri Subsector, an alternate name for the Carcosa Subsector

Image Repository[edit]

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