The star 56-Peg

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , 56-Peg is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:57 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 76° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 17:56, 76° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:36, when it sinks below 19° above your western horizon.

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Name 56-Peg
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 8796
HD 218356
NSV 14429
HIP 114155
TYC 2239-1475-1
Position
Constellation:Pegasus
Magnitude:
Variable
4.76 (V) [1]
6.42 (BT) [1]
4.90 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):1.30
Right ascension:23h07m06s [1]
Declination:+25°28'05" [1]
Distance:181.5 parsec
591.7 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):33.1 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):180.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.53

Ashburn

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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