The star 6-Lac

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of 6-Lac
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 , 6-Lac is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 20:52 (EDT) – 8 hours and 23 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 55° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 03:50.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name 6-Lac
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 8579
HD 213420
HIP 111104
TYC 3209-2260-1
Gaia DR2- 1981881498752967552
Position
Constellation:Lacerta
Magnitude:4.53 (V)[2]
4.39 (BT)[1]
4.51 (VT)[1]
4.56 (RP)[3]
4.42 (G)[3]
4.44 (BP)[3]
B-V Color (mag):-0.10
Right Ascension:22h30m29s [3]
Declination:+43°07'24" [3]
Distance:293.8 parsec
957.7 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):4.7 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):197.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.81

Cambridge

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

Color scheme