Elnath (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Elnath is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 7° from it.

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Name Elnath
Object Type Star
Other Names
β-Tau
112-Tau
HR 1791
HD 35497
HIP 25428
TYC 1859-1470-1
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:1.68 (V)[2]
1.60 (BT)[1]
1.67 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.06
Right Ascension:05h26m17s [2]
Declination:+28°36'28" [2]
Distance:39.8 parsec
129.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):174.3 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):173.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.32

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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