Mirach (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Mirach is visible all night. It will become visible around 18:50 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 29° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:12, 83° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:08, 24° above your north-western horizon.

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Name Mirach
Object Type Star
Other Names
β-And
43-And
HR 337
HD 6860
NSV 414
HIP 5447
TYC 2286-1329-1
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:
Variable
2.07 (V) [1]
4.16 (BT) [1]
2.24 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):1.62
Right ascension:01h09m43s [1]
Declination:+35°37'14" [1]
Distance:60.5 parsec
197.3 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):208.6 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):122.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.84

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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