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 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 23:42, when it rises to an altitude of 19° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:52, 46° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:00, 37° above your south-western horizon.

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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:17.3 parsec
56.5 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):99.0 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):91.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):3.40

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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