Atlas (Star)

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From Ashburn , Atlas is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:56 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:02, 75° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:53, when it sinks below 16° above your western horizon.

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Name Atlas
Object Type Star
Other Names
27-Tau
HR 1178
HD 23850
NSV 1345
HIP 17847
TYC 1800-2203-1
Gaia DR2- 66526127136550784
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:
Variable
3.61 (V) [1]
3.52 (BT) [1]
3.60 (VT) [1]
3.53 (G) [2]
3.66 (BP) [2]
3.65 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.07
Right ascension:03h49m09s [2]
Declination:+24°03'11" [2]
Distance:118.6 parsec
386.7 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):51.1 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):154.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.76
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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