The star κ-Her

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , κ-Her is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:53 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 65° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:08, 65° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:13, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name κ-Her
Object Type Star
Other Names
7-Her
HR 6009
HD 145000
HIP 79045
TYC 1508-1272-1
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:6.09 (V) [1]
7.46 (BT) [1]
6.21 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):1.07
Right ascension:16h08m04s [2]
Declination:+17°03'15" [2]
Distance:118.8 parsec
387.2 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):39.7 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):221.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.72

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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