16 Lyrae

Stellar classification



  • X -114
  • Y 37
  • Z 26
→ Sol: 123

Object type

  • Variable Star
  • Star
  • Double or multiple star
  • Infra-Red source
  • UV-emission source
simbad:* 16 Lyr


16 Lyrae (16 Lyr) is a 5th magnitude star in the constellation Lyra, approximately 128 light years away from Earth. It is a white star of the spectral type A7V, meaning it has a surface temperature of 7,500 to 11,000 kelvins. It is a dwarf star, like the Sun, but much hotter and brighter.

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