The star ζ-CMi

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , ζ-CMi is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:33 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 29° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:57, 50° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:19, when it sinks to 20° above your western horizon.

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Name ζ-CMi
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 3059
HD 63975
HIP 38373
TYC 180-2565-1
Gaia DR2- 3087720953388139648
Constellation:Canis Minor
Magnitude:5.10 (V)[1]
4.96 (BT)[1]
5.09 (VT)[1]
5.18 (RP)[2]
5.07 (G)[2]
5.05 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.11
Right Ascension:07h51m41s [2]
Declination:+01°46'00" [2]
Distance:239.8 parsec
781.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):14.1 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):250.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.80




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