Maia (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Maia is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:48 (EDT) – 4 hours and 40 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 33° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:05.

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Name Maia
Object Type Star
Other Names
20-Tau
HR 1149
HD 23408
NSV 1279
HIP 17573
TYC 1799-1439-1
Gaia DR2- 65283232318680704
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:
Variable
3.86 (V)[1]
3.77 (BT)[1]
3.85 (VT)[1]
3.81 (G)[2]
3.85 (BP)[2]
3.88 (RP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.06
Right Ascension:03h45m49s [2]
Declination:+24°22'03" [2]
Distance:105.5 parsec
344.0 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):48.6 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):156.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.26

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42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

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