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.

From Ashburn (click to change), Kornephoros will become visible at around 19:55 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 53° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 43 minutes after the Sun at 00:42.

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
Brightness (V):Mag 2.8
Variable
B-V Color (mag):0.94
Right Ascension:16h30m13s
Declination:+21°29'22"
Distance:66.2 parsec
215.9 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):95.7 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):264.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.33

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

Color scheme