Psi-3 Piscium is a yellow giant star in the constellation Pisces. At 376 light years away, it shines at an apparent visual magnitude of 5.57. It is moving through the Galaxy at a speed of 8.8 km/s relative to the Sun. Its projected Galactic orbit carries it between 23,900 and 34,800 light years from the center of the Galaxy. It will come closest to the Sun 9.6 million years from now when it will brighten to magnitude 4.67 from a distance of 248 light years.
Sky position: RA 1h 9.8m, Dec +19° 39.6'
Common designations: Psi-3 Piscium, 81 Piscium, HIP 5454, HD 6903
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