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 will become visible at around 21:14 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 50° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 59 minutes after the Sun at 02:07.

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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:38.5 parsec
125.6 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):346.3 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):116.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-0.70

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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