Kornephoros (Star)

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From Fairfield , Kornephoros is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:33 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 70° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:40, 70° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:35, when it sinks below 15° above your western horizon.

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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

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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