The star δ²-Lyr

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From Washington , δ²-Lyr is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:40 (MDT) as the dusk sky fades, 89° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:41, 89° above your south-eastern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:01, when it sinks below 18° above your north-western horizon.

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Name δ²-Lyr
Object Type Star
Other Names
12-Lyr
HR 7139
HD 175588
HIP 92791
TYC 2651-2548-1
Position
Constellation:Lyra
Magnitude:
Variable
4.30 (V) [1]
6.30 (BT) [1]
4.46 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):1.56
Right ascension:18h54m30s [1]
Declination:+36°53'55" [1]
Distance:225.7 parsec
735.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):8.4 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):298.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.47

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37.13°N
113.51°W
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