Menkib (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 , Menkib is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:36 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 30° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:50, 84° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 05:22, when it sinks below 18° above your north-western horizon.

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Name Menkib
Object Type Star
Other Names
ξ-Per
46-Per
HR 1228
HD 24912
HIP 18614
TYC 2369-2273-1
Gaia DR2- 219375900005174272
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Magnitude:
Variable
4.03 (V) [1]
4.00 (BT) [1]
4.03 (VT) [1]
3.87 (G) [3]
3.98 (BP) [3]
3.91 (RP) [3]
B-V Color (mag):-0.02
Right ascension:03h58m57s [3]
Declination:+35°47'27" [3]
Distance:381.7 parsec
1244.3 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):2.9 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):79.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.88

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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