The star 56-Her

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Image of 56-Her
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , 56-Her will become visible around 17:45 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 34° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 21:05.

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Name 56-Her
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 6292
HD 152863
HIP 82780
TYC 2063-1212-1
Gaia DR2- 1306215557487643776
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:6.07 (V) [1]
7.23 (BT) [1]
6.17 (VT) [1]
5.81 (G) [2]
6.31 (BP) [2]
5.23 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.90
Right ascension:16h55m02s [2]
Declination:+25°43'50" [2]
Distance:120.9 parsec
394.1 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):26.9 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):136.7°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.66

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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