Lacerta the Lizard
For the ObserverAlpha Lacertus (22h29m.2 +50°01') is a magnitude 4 star, class A2 about 36 light years distant. It is an optical double, the companion being of magnitude 12.
2 Lacertus (22h19m +46°17') is a 4.5 magnitude class B6 star about 48 light years distant.
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