Cor Caroli (Star)

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Cor Caroli will become visible around 21:23 (EDT), 44° above your western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 02:31.

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Name Cor Caroli
Object Type Star
Other Names
α²-CVn
12-CVn
HR 4915[1]
HD 112413
HIP 63125[5]
TYC 3021-2645-1[4]
Position
Constellation:Canes Venatici
Magnitude:
Variable
2.89 (V) [3]
2.81 (BT) [2]
2.87 (VT) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.06
Right ascension:12h56m01s [3]
Declination:+38°19'05" [3]
Distance:35.2 parsec
114.7 lightyrs [5]
Proper motion (speed):241.1 mas/yr [5]
Proper motion (pos ang):282.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.16
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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