The star α-Vul

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of α-Vul
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , α-Vul will become visible around 19:08 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 70° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 01:59.

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Name α-Vul
Object Type Star
Other Names
6-Vul
HR 7405
HD 183439
NSV 12069
HIP 95771
TYC 2129-2772-1
Gaia DR2- 2022881668933780096
Position
Constellation:Vulpecula
Magnitude:
Variable
4.45 (V) [1]
6.38 (BT) [1]
4.61 (VT) [1]
3.65 (G) [2]
4.72 (BP) [2]
2.87 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.51
Right ascension:19h28m42s [2]
Declination:+24°39'52" [2]
Distance:100.0 parsec
325.8 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):165.6 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):229.3°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.55

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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