42 Aquarii

42 Aquarii (42 Aqr ) is a star in the constellation Aquarius (Latin: Aquarius ), which has a distance of about 600 light years from the sun. He belongs to the spectral class K1 and has an apparent magnitude of 5.3 mag.

42 Aquarii is one of the stars, which are sometimes covered by the planet Mercury. The last event of this kind took place at 18:08 UTC on February 22, 2011. The next occultation will occur in the years 2028 and 2074.


  • Individual star fifth size and darker
  • Aquarius ( constellation )