The star τ¹-Hya

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From Fairfield , τ¹-Hya will become visible around 21:18 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 36° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:53.

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Name τ¹-Hya
Object Type Star
Other Names
31-Hya
HR 3759[1]
HD 81997
HIP 46509[3]
Position
Constellation:Hydra
Magnitude:4.59 (V) [2]
4.92 (VT) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.41
Right ascension:09h29m08s [2]
Declination:-02°46'08" [2]
Distance:17.3 parsec
56.5 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):99.0 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):91.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):3.40
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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