16 Persei is a white main-sequence star in the constellation Perseus. At 121 light years away, it shines at an apparent visual magnitude of 4.22. 16 Persei is the primary component of a multiple-star system. The star's age is estimated to be 1 billion years but is certainly no less than 900 million years and no greater than 1.1 billion years. The iron abundance of 16 Persei is -0.04 (91.2% of the Sun). It is moving through the Galaxy at a speed of 41.8 km/s relative to the Sun. Its projected Galactic orbit carries it between 19,100 and 25,100 light years from the center of the Galaxy.
Sky position: RA 2h 50.6m, Dec +38° 19.2'
Common designations: 16 Persei, HIP 13254, HD 17584
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