Chara (Star)

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From Fairfield , Chara will become visible around 19:54 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 20° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 56 minutes after the Sun at 22:43.

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Name Chara
Object Type Star
Other Names
β-CVn
8-CVn
HR 4785
HD 109358
NSV 5725
HIP 61317
TYC 3020-2541-1
Position
Constellation:Canes Venatici
Magnitude:
Variable
4.25 (V) [1]
4.96 (BT) [1]
4.31 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.55
Right ascension:12h33m44s [1]
Declination:+41°21'26" [1]
Distance:8.4 parsec
27.5 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):763.1 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):292.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):4.62
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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