For the Observer

The Stars of Summer

Alpha Telescopium (18h 26.5m -45°58') is a 3.5 magnitude blue supergiant class B3. The star is 560 light years distant.

Epsilon Telescopium (18h 11.1m -45°57') is a yellow class G5 star. It has a magnitude of 4.5 and is about 170 light years distant.

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