PV Cephei

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Coordinates: Sky map 20h 45m 53.943s, +67° 57′ 38.66″

PV Cep
A changing fan.jpg
PV Cep is the bright spot located at the edge of Gyulbudaghian’s Nebula
Observational data
Epoch: J2000
Constellation: Cepheus[1]
Right ascension: 20h 45m 53.943s[2]
Declination: +67° 57′ 38.66″[2]
Apparent magnitude: 17.46[2]

PV Cep is variable star of Orion type located in the constellation of Cepheus at a distance of over 1600 light-years from Earth.


  1. ^ "A changing fan". ESA/Hubble Picture of the Week. Retrieved 23 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Search results for PV Cep". Astronomical Database. SIMBAD. Retrieved 23 April 2013.