Psi3 Piscium

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Psi³ Piscium
Diagram showing star positions and boundaries of the Pisces constellation and its surroundings
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Location of ψ³ Piscium (circled)
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0
Constellation Pisces
Right ascension 01h 09m 49.20s
Declination +19° 39' 30.2"
Apparent magnitude (V) +5.57
Distance 403 ly
(124 pc)
Spectral type G0III
Other designations
ψ³ Piscium, ψ³ Psc, Psi³ Psc, 81 Piscium, BD+18°153, GC 1404, HD 6903, HIP 5454, HR 339, PPM 117094, SAO 92283.

Psi³ Piscium (Psi³ Psc, ψ³ Piscium, ψ³ Psc) is a yellow G-type giant with an apparent magnitude of +5.56. It is approximately 403 light years from Earth.

Psi³ Piscium is moving through the Galaxy at a speed of 8.8 km/s relative to the Sun. Its projected Galactic orbit carries it between 23,900 and 34,800 light years from the center of the Galaxy.[1]

Psi³ Piscium will come closest to the Sun 9.6 million years from now when it will brighten to magnitude 4.67 from a distance of 248 light years.[1]

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