Algieba (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 , Algieba is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:00 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 43° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:07.

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Name Algieba
Object Type Star
Other Names
γ¹-Leo
41-Leo
HR 4057
HD 89484
NSV 4823
HIP 50583
TYC 1423-1349-1
Position
Constellation:Leo
Magnitude:
Variable
2.23 (V) [2]
3.79 (BT) [1]
2.37 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):1.20
Right ascension:10h19m58s [2]
Declination:+19°50'30" [2]
Distance:39.9 parsec
130.0 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):341.2 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):116.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.77

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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