β²-Cyg (Star)

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From San Diego , β²-Cyg is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:45 (PDT), 57° above your eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:12, 85° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:48, when it sinks below 19° above your western horizon.

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Name β²-Cyg
Object type Star
Other names
β²-Cyg
Beta2 Cygni
6-Cyg
6 Cygni
HR 7418[1]
HD 183914
HIP 95951[3]
TYC 2133-2963-1[2]
Gaia EDR3- 2026113339752723456[4]
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:4.67 (V) [2]
4.86 (BT) [2]
4.68 (VT) [2]
5.10 (G) [4]
5.06 (BP) [4]
5.15 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):0.15
Right ascension:19h30m45s [4]
Declination:+27°57'54" [4]
Distance:122.1 parsec
398.1 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):1.9 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):215.0°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.77
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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