The star 15-Lyn

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , 15-Lyn is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at 20:49, 79° above your northern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 18:59 (PST), 70° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:47, 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name 15-Lyn
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 2560
HD 50522
HIP 33449
TYC 3779-1730-1
Magnitude:4.36 (V) [1]
5.42 (BT) [1]
4.45 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.82
Right ascension:06h57m16s [1]
Declination:+58°25'21" [1]
Distance:54.7 parsec
178.2 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):123.0 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):177.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.67




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