Lynx (constellation)

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Lynx
Lynx
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List of stars in Lynx
Abbreviation: Lyn
Genitive: Lyncis
Symbology:
Right ascension: 8 h
Declination: +45°
Area: 545 sq. deg. (28th)
Main stars: 4
Bayer/Flamsteed stars: 42
Stars known to have planets: 5
Bright stars: 0
Nearby stars: 1
Brightest star: α Lyn (3.14m)
Nearest star: LHS 1963 ( ly)
Messier objects: 0
Meteor showers:  ?????
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Bordering constellations: Ursa Major
Camelopardalis
Auriga
Gemini
Cancer
Leo (corner)
Leo Minor
Visible at latitudes between +90° and −55°
Best visible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) during the month of March


Lynx is a constellation in the northern sky.