Sheratan (Star)

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From Ashburn , Sheratan is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:12 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 71° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:19, 71° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:10, when it sinks below 15° above your western horizon.

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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
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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