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VZ Pegasi, HIP116942

Primary Facts on VZ Pegasi

  • VZ Pegasi's star type is pulsating variable star that can be located in the constellation of Pegasus. The description is based on the spectral class.
  • VZ Pegasi is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.

VZ Pegasi's Alternative Names

HIP116942 is the reference name for the star in the Hipparcos Star Catalogue.

VZ Pegasi has alternative name(s) :- VZ Peg, VZ Peg.

More details on star alternative names can be found at Star Names .

Source of Information

The source of the information if it has a Hip I.D. is from Simbad, the Hipparcos data library based at the University at Strasbourg, France. Hipparcos was a E.S.A. satellite operation launched in 1989 for four years. The items in red are values that I've calculated so they could well be wrong. Information regarding Metallicity and/or Mass is from the E.U. Exoplanets. The information was obtained as of 12th Feb 2017.

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Additional VZ Pegasi Facts and Figures

Visual Facts

Primary / Proper / Traditional NameVZ Pegasi
Alternative NamesVZ Peg, HIP 116942, VZ Peg
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star TypeVariable Star
GalaxyMilky Way
Galactic Latitude-35.35 degrees
Galactic Longitude103.63 degrees
Radial Velocity-263.50 ± 2.90 km/s
Iron Abundance-1.74 ± 9.99 Fe/H

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

Exoplanet CountNone/Unaware

Variable Star Details

Variable Star ClassPulsating
Variable Star TypeRR Lyrae type with n
Mean Variability Period in Days0.307
Variable Magnitude Range (Brighter - Dimmer)11.714 - 12.251

Sources and Links

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