Hamal (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Hamal is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:43 (EDT) – 5 hours and 53 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 50° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:35.

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Name Hamal
Object Type Star
Other Names
α-Ari
13-Ari
HR 617
HD 12929
NSV 725
HIP 9884
TYC 1758-2416-1
Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:
Variable
2.02 (V)[2]
3.52 (BT)[1]
2.15 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.16
Right Ascension:02h07m10s [2]
Declination:+23°27'45" [2]
Distance:20.2 parsec
65.8 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):239.7 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):128.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.50

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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