Scheat (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , Scheat is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:49 (PDT) – 5 hours and 38 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 37° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:07.

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Name Scheat
Object Type Star
Other Names
β-Peg
53-Peg
HR 8775
HD 217906
HIP 113881
TYC 2243-1831-1
Position
Constellation:Pegasus
Magnitude:
Variable
2.48 (V)[2]
4.61 (BT)[2]
2.65 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):1.66
Right Ascension:23h03m46s [2]
Declination:+28°04'58" [2]
Distance:59.9 parsec
195.2 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):234.6 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):54.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.41

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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