Iota Aurigae

ι Aurigae ( Iota Aurigae, short ι Aur ) is a star in the constellation Auriga with a distance of about 500 light years. It has an apparent magnitude of 2.7 mag and belongs to the spectral class K3.

The star bears the historical proper names Hassaleh or Kabdhilinan from Arab. " Anklebone of the rein holder " ( the anklebone, talus anatomical name, is a foot bone ).


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