Taygeta (Star)

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From Cambridge , Taygeta is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:24 (EST), 24° above your eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:37, 72° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:24, when it sinks below 18° above your western horizon.

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Name Taygeta
Object type Star
Other names
Taygeta
q-Tau
q Tauri
19-Tau
19 Tauri
HR 1145[1]
HD 23338
NSV 1264
HIP 17531[3]
TYC 1803-1585-1[2]
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:
Variable
4.28 (V) [2]
4.16 (BT) [2]
4.27 (VT) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.10
Right ascension:03h45m12s [2]
Declination:+24°28'02" [2]
Distance:125.5 parsec
409.0 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):45.8 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):152.4°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.21
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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