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Gamma Ophiuchi
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0
Constellation Ophiuchus
Right ascension 17h 47m 53.57s
Declination +2° 42' 26.9"
Apparent magnitude (V) +3.75
Absolute magnitude (V) +1.43
Distance 95 ly
(29.14 pc)
Spectral type A0V
Other designations
Al Durajah, 62 Ophiuchi, HR 6771, HD 161868, BD +09 3564, HIP 87108, SAO 122754, FK5 668, GC 24162

Gamma Ophiuchi (γ Oph / γ Ophiuchi) is a Class A4, fourth-magnitude star in the constellation Ophiuchus. It sometimes called by the Arabic name Al Durajah, with reference to a mighty Arabian charioteer seen among the stars of Ophiuchus.

Gamma Ophiuchi is a stellar system located about 95 light-years from Earth.

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