The star ζ-Her

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , ζ-Her is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:42 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 80° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:12, 82° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:37, when it sinks below 15° above your north-western horizon.

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Name ζ-Her
Object Type Star
Other Names
40-Her
HR 6212
HD 150680
NSV 7915
HIP 81693
TYC 2582-3158-1
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:
Variable
2.85 (V)[2]
3.65 (BT)[1]
2.92 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.65
Right Ascension:16h41m17s [2]
Declination:+31°36'06" [2]
Distance:10.7 parsec
34.9 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):574.6 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):306.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):2.70

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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