From San Diego , Algol is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:30 (PST), 37° above your north-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:52, 81° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:32, when it sinks below 14° above your north-western horizon.
Object type Star
|2.11 (V) |
2.10 (BT) 
2.10 (VT) 
|B-V Color (mag):||-0.01|
|Right ascension:||03h08m10s |
89.9 lightyrs 
|Proper motion (speed):||3.4 mas/yr |
|Proper motion (pos ang):||119.0°|
|Absolute mag (V):||-0.09|
All times shown in San Diego local time.