The star β-LMi

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , β-LMi is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:53 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 84° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:09, 85° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:43, when it sinks to 18° above your north-western horizon.

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Name β-LMi
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 4100
HD 90537
HIP 51233
TYC 2517-1209-1
Constellation:Leo Minor
Magnitude:4.21 (V)[2]
5.35 (BT)[2]
4.30 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):0.89
Right Ascension:10h27m53s [2]
Declination:+36°42'25" [2]
Distance:42.6 parsec
138.7 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):167.7 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):229.7°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):1.06




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