The star η-Hya

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , η-Hya will become visible at around 20:51 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 48° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 9 minutes after the Sun at 01:48.

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Name η-Hya
Object Type Star
Other Names
7-Hya
HR 3454
HD 74280
HIP 42799
TYC 215-2021-1
Gaia DR2- 3079329270187691008
Position
Constellation:Hydra
Magnitude:
Variable
4.27 (V)[1]
4.04 (BT)[1]
4.25 (VT)[1]
4.43 (RP)[2]
4.21 (G)[2]
4.17 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.18
Right Ascension:08h43m13s [2]
Declination:+03°23'55" [2]
Distance:131.4 parsec
428.2 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):19.6 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):267.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.33

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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