The star ξ-Her

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), ξ-Her will become visible at around 20:03 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 72° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 7 hours and 44 minutes after the Sun at 02:43.

Name ξ-Her
Object Type Star
Other Names
92-Her
HR 6703
HD 163993
NSV 9927
HIP 87933
TYC 2102-2772-1
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Brightness (V):Mag 3.7
Variable
B-V Color (mag):0.91
Right Ascension:17h57m45s
Declination:+29°14'52"
Distance:41.5 parsec
135.3 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):83.9 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):103.8°
Source for distance: The Tycho Catalogue (ESA 1997)
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.61

Ashburn

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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