Pleione (Star)

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From Seattle , Pleione is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:10 (PST), 58° above your south-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:56, 66° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:41, when it sinks below 19° above your western horizon.

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Name Pleione
Object type Star
Other names
Pleione
BU Tau
28-Tau
28 Tauri
HR 1180[1]
HD 23862
HIP 17851[3]
TYC 1800-2200-1[2]
Gaia DR2- 66529975427235712[4]
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:
Variable
5.04 (V) [2]
4.94 (BT) [2]
5.03 (VT) [2]
5.19 (G) [4]
5.20 (BP) [4]
5.24 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):-0.08
Right ascension:03h49m11s [4]
Declination:+24°08'11" [4]
Distance:129.5 parsec
422.1 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):52.1 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):159.0°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.53
Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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