Kornephoros (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Kornephoros will become visible at around 17:47 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 20° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 0 minutes after the Sun at 19:46.

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

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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