Bellatrix (Star)

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From Fairfield , Bellatrix is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:18 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 52° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:21, 55° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:37, when it sinks below 13° above your western horizon.

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Name Bellatrix
Object Type Star
Other Names
γ-Ori
24-Ori
HR 1790
HD 35468
NSV 1972
HIP 25336
TYC 113-1856-1
Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:
Variable
1.66 (V) [2]
1.47 (BT) [1]
1.63 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.14
Right ascension:05h25m07s [2]
Declination:+06°20'59" [2]
Distance:77.4 parsec
252.3 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):15.2 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):212.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.78

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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