Merope (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 , Merope is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:51 (EDT) – 4 hours and 37 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 32° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:05.

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Name Merope
Object Type Star
Other Names
V971 Tau
23-Tau
HR 1156
HD 23480
HIP 17608
TYC 1800-2204-1
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:
Variable
4.16 (V)[1]
4.08 (BT)[1]
4.15 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.06
Right Ascension:03h46m19s [1]
Declination:+23°56'54" [1]
Distance:116.6 parsec
380.0 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):48.5 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):154.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.17

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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