Albireo (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Albireo is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:16 (EST) – 5 hours and 21 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 43° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:35.

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Name Albireo
Object Type Star
Other Names
β¹-Cyg
6-Cyg
HR 7417
HD 183912
NSV 12105
HIP 95947
TYC 2133-2964-1
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:
Variable
3.07 (V)[2]
4.44 (BT)[2]
3.19 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):1.07
Right Ascension:19h30m43s [2]
Declination:+27°57'34" [2]
Distance:118.2 parsec
385.3 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):2.6 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):197.7°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.29

Fairfield

Latitude:
Longitude:
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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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