Atlas (Star)

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From Fairfield , Atlas is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:35 (EST), 20° above your eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:06, 72° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:56, when it sinks below 17° above your western horizon.

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Name Atlas
Object type Star
Other names
Atlas
27-Tau
27 Tauri
HR 1178[1]
HD 23850
NSV 1345
HIP 17847[3]
TYC 1800-2203-1[2]
Gaia EDR3- 66526127137440128[4]
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:
Variable
3.61 (V) [2]
3.52 (BT) [2]
3.60 (VT) [2]
3.62 (G) [4]
3.58 (BP) [4]
3.62 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):-0.07
Right ascension:03h49m09s [4]
Declination:+24°03'11" [4]
Distance:123.2 parsec
401.6 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):50.0 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):157.6°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.84
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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