Asellus Borealis (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 , Asellus Borealis is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:11 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 32° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:20.

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Name Asellus Borealis
Object Type Star
Other Names
γ-Cnc
43-Cnc
HR 3449
HD 74198
HIP 42806
TYC 1399-2905-1
Gaia DR2- 664950414475977728
Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:4.65 (V) [1]
4.68 (BT) [1]
4.65 (VT) [1]
4.61 (G) [2]
4.66 (BP) [2]
4.63 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.02
Right ascension:08h43m17s [2]
Declination:+21°28'05" [2]
Distance:50.9 parsec
165.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):112.9 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):249.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):1.12

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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