RW Cephei

star

RW Cephei is an orange hypergiant star in the Cepheus constellation. It is among the largest known stars with a diameter between 981 to 1,758 tmes larger than the Sun.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Humphreys, R. M. (1 December 1978). "Studies of luminous stars in nearby galaxies. I. Supergiants and O stars in the Milky Way". The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series. 38: 309–350. doi:10.1086/190559 – via adsabs.harvard.edu.