11 Sagittarii is an orange giant star in the constellation Sagittarius. At 256 light years away, it shines at an apparent visual magnitude of 4.96. 11 Sagittarii is the primary component of a multiple-star system. The iron abundance of 11 Sagittarii is -0.05 (89.1% of the Sun). It is moving through the Galaxy at a speed of 11.9 km/s relative to the Sun. Its projected Galactic orbit carries it between 22,900 and 28,600 light years from the center of the Galaxy.
Sky position: RA 18h 11.7m, Dec -23° 42'
Common designations: 11 Sagittarii, HIP 89153, HD 166464, HR 6801
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