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 Cambridge , ζ-Her will become visible around 18:54 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 48° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 23:50.

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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

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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