The star ε-Aur

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , ε-Aur is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:37 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 87° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:42, 87° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:03, when it sinks below 16° above your north-western horizon.

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Name ε-Aur
Object Type Star
Other Names
7-Aur
HR 1605
HD 31964
HIP 23416
TYC 2907-1275-1
Gaia DR2- 205499655242974464
Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:
Variable
3.03 (V) [2]
3.67 (BT) [1]
3.09 (VT) [1]
2.80 (G) [3]
3.70 (BP) [3]
2.49 (RP) [3]
B-V Color (mag):0.53
Right ascension:05h01m58s [3]
Declination:+43°49'23" [3]
Distance:414.2 parsec
1350.2 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):4.5 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):94.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-5.06

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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