Photo: ESO Online Digitized Sky Survey.
Luyten 789-6 is a nearby triple star system (trinary), also known as EZ Aquarii, consisting of three red dwarfs. It lies 11.76 light-years (3.4 pc) away in the constellation Aquarius. The main component is also a spectroscopic binary. The system's nearest neighbor is Lacaille 9352 at a distance of 4.21 light-years (1.29 pc).
|visual magnitude||12.33 (A) 13.27 (B), 14.03 (C)|
|absolute magnitude||14.68 (combined)|
|distance||11.76 light-years (3.45 pc)|
|radial velocity||-59.9 km/s|
|position||R.A. 22h 38m 33.4s,
Dec. -15° 18' 07"
|other designations||EZ Aquarii, GCTP 5475.00,
LHS 68, GJ 866 A,