Sheratan (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Sheratan is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:22 (EDT) – 6 hours and 4 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 50° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:14.

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Name Sheratan
Object Type Star
Other Names
β-Ari
6-Ari
HR 553
HD 11636
NSV 658
HIP 8903
TYC 1212-1935-1
Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:
Variable
2.66 (V)[2]
2.86 (BT)[1]
2.68 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.16
Right Ascension:01h54m38s [2]
Declination:+20°48'29" [2]
Distance:18.0 parsec
58.6 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):148.1 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):138.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):1.39

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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