The star τ¹-Hya

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , τ¹-Hya will become visible at around 20:55 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 44° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 18 minutes after the Sun at 02:00.

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Name τ¹-Hya
Object Type Star
Other Names
31-Hya
HR 3759
HD 81997
HIP 46509
Position
Constellation:Hydra
Magnitude:4.59 (V)[1]
4.92 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.41
Right Ascension:09h29m08s [1]
Declination:-02°46'08" [1]
Distance:17.1 parsec
55.7 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):101.0 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):91.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):3.43

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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