The star ε-Cyg

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , ε-Cyg is visible all night. It will become visible around 20:31 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 55° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:18, 81° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:02, 25° above your north-western horizon.

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Name ε-Cyg
Object Type Star
Other Names
53-Cyg
HR 7949
HD 197989
HIP 102488
TYC 2695-4139-1
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:2.46 (V) [1]
3.79 (BT) [1]
2.57 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):1.04
Right ascension:20h46m12s [1]
Declination:+33°58'12" [1]
Distance:22.3 parsec
72.7 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):485.6 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):47.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.72

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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