Intro and Visual description
Epsilon-Indi is a very close red dwarf, and therefore the faintest star visible to the unaided eye. 11.3 LY.
Origin and History
One of the eleven southern constellations created by Pieter Dirksz Keyser and Frederick de Houtman in 1596. These were published in Plate Aaa of Johann Bayer, Uranographia (1603).