The star ζ-Aur

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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-Aur is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:26 (EDT) – 4 hours and 33 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 25° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:41.

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Name ζ-Aur
Object Type Star
Other Names
8-Aur
HR 1612
HD 32068
HIP 23453
TYC 2899-2236-1
Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:
Variable
3.77 (V)[1]
5.24 (BT)[1]
3.89 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.15
Right Ascension:05h02m28s [1]
Declination:+41°04'33" [1]
Distance:241.0 parsec
785.5 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):22.8 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):155.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.14

Ashburn

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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