The star σ-Boo

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Image of σ-Boo
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , σ-Boo will become visible around 21:48 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 64° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 7 hours and 18 minutes after the Sun at 03:48.

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Name σ-Boo
Object Type Star
Other Names
28-Boo
HR 5447
HD 128167
NSV 6717
HIP 71284
TYC 2021-1323-1
Gaia DR2- 1284257623084916480
Position
Constellation:Bootes
Magnitude:
Variable
4.47 (V)[1]
4.88 (BT)[1]
4.50 (VT)[1]
4.30 (G)[2]
4.57 (BP)[2]
4.03 (RP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):0.32
Right Ascension:14h34m41s [2]
Declination:+29°44'44" [2]
Distance:15.7 parsec
51.0 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):229.9 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):55.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):3.49

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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