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Hipparcos Star Catalog Entry

Identity
Name:Canopus, alpha Carinae
Hipparcos catalog ID:30438
Other star catalog entries:HD 45348
SAO 234480
CPD P-52 914
 
Appearance
Visual magnitude:-0.62 (source: Hipparcos)
Spectral type:F0Ib
 
Position and motion (Epoch J1991.25) in J2000 reference frame
Right ascension6h 23m 57.09070s (+/-0.00005s)
Declination-52° 41' 44.5843" (+/-0.0005")
Parallax:10.55 (+/-0.56) mas
Derived distance:309 light-years
Proper motion in R.A.:19.93 (+/-0.52) mas/year
Proper motion in declination:23.24 (+/-0.69) mas/year
Constellation:Carina
 

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