The star ξ-Cyg

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , ξ-Cyg is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:01 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 80° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:52, 88° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:10, when it sinks below 17° above your north-western horizon.

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Name ξ-Cyg
Object Type Star
Other Names
62-Cyg
HR 8079
HD 200905
NSV 13518
HIP 104060
TYC 3180-2696-1
Gaia DR2- 2162316545203102208
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:
Variable
3.70 (V) [1]
5.83 (BT) [1]
3.88 (VT) [1]
2.94 (G) [2]
4.06 (BP) [2]
2.38 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.66
Right ascension:21h04m55s [2]
Declination:+43°55'40" [2]
Distance:278.7 parsec
908.5 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):10.1 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):74.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.52

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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