The star 24-Lyn

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of 24-Lyn
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 Seattle , 24-Lyn is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky shortly before dawn, when it will be lost to twilight around 05:35, 56° above your north-eastern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 20:31 (PDT), 16° above your northern 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 24-Lyn
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 2946
HD 61497
HIP 37609
TYC 3794-1738-1
Gaia DR2- 1082548980858594560
Magnitude:4.96 (V) [2]
5.06 (BT) [1]
4.97 (VT) [1]
4.88 (G) [3]
4.98 (BP) [3]
4.84 (RP) [3]
B-V Color (mag):0.08
Right ascension:07h43m00s [3]
Declination:+58°42'36" [3]
Distance:78.6 parsec
256.2 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):64.4 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):215.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.48




Color scheme