Kornephoros (Star)

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of Kornephoros
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

Show information for


From Fairfield , Kornephoros is difficult to observe as it will appear no higher than 19° above the horizon. It is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 04:04 (EST) – 3 hours and 1 minute before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 19° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:01.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name Kornephoros
Object Type Star
Other Names
β-Her
27-Her
HR 6148
HD 148856
NSV 7778
HIP 80816
TYC 1518-1442-1
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:
Variable
2.78 (V) [2]
3.98 (BT) [1]
2.88 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.94
Right ascension:16h30m13s [2]
Declination:+21°29'22" [2]
Distance:42.7 parsec
139.1 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):100.3 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):261.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.37
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

Share

Follow

Fairfield

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

Color scheme