The star 17-Lyr

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of 17-Lyr
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Cambridge , 17-Lyr is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:38 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 23° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:23, 80° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 03:48, 79° above your south-western horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name 17-Lyr
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 7261
HD 178449
HIP 93917
TYC 2644-2411-1
Magnitude:5.23 (V) [1]
5.64 (BT) [1]
5.26 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.32
Right ascension:19h07m25s [1]
Declination:+32°30'06" [1]
Distance:41.6 parsec
135.6 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):126.6 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):75.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):2.14




Color scheme