Epoch J2000.0 Equinox J2000.0
|Right ascension||19h 1m 17.3567s|
|Declination||+26° 17' 29.080"|
|Apparent magnitude (V)||5.683|
|U−B color index||-0.55|
|B−V color index||-0.08|
|Radial velocity (Rv)||-14 km/s|
|Proper motion (μ)||RA: -0.74 mas/yr
Dec.: -9.10 mas/yr
|Parallax (π)||4.68 ± 0.58 mas|
|Distance||approx. 700 ly
(approx. 210 pc)
HD 176871 is a 6th magnitude star in the constellation Lyra, approximately 700 light years away from Earth. It is a bluish white star of the spectral type B5V, meaning it possesses a surface temperature of 11,000 to 25,000 kelvins and is a dwarf star, like our Sun. Its surface is at least twice as hot as the Sun, and it is several thousand times as luminous.
- "Simbad Query Result". Simbad. Retrieved October 16, 2007.
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