52 Cygni

Stellar classification



  • X -191
  • Y -28
  • Z 56
→ Sol: 201

Object type

  • Star
  • Double or multiple star
  • Infra-Red source
  • UV-emission source
  • X-ray source
simbad:* 52 Cyg


52 Cygni is a triple star system in the northern constellation of Cygnus with a combined apparent magnitude of 4.22. The brighter component is a probable spectroscopic binary that may consist of two similar stars; these are evolved giant stars with a combined stellar classification of G9.5III. An angular separation of 6.0″ is a faint, magnitude 9.5 companion.

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