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 Ashburn (click to change), Hamal will become visible at around 18:39 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 54° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 43 minutes after the Sun at 23:32.

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
Brightness (V):Mag 2.0
Variable
B-V Color (mag):1.16
Right Ascension:02h07m10s
Declination:+23°27'46"
Distance:20.4 parsec
66.7 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):235.7 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):128.7°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.47

Ashburn

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Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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