The star δ²-CMi

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , δ²-CMi is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:09 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 51° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:33, 52° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:55, when it sinks to 21° above your western horizon.

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Name δ²-CMi
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 2887
HD 60111
HIP 36723
TYC 182-2740-1
Gaia DR2- 3136349019790899072
Constellation:Canis Minor
Magnitude:5.58 (V)[1]
5.96 (BT)[1]
5.61 (VT)[1]
5.26 (RP)[2]
5.50 (G)[2]
5.69 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):0.30
Right Ascension:07h33m11s [2]
Declination:+03°17'26" [2]
Distance:43.4 parsec
141.3 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):45.3 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):339.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):2.39




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