The star 5-CVn

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Image of 5-CVn
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , 5-CVn is visible in both the dusk and dawn skies. In the evening, it will become visible around 19:50 (EDT), 23° above your north-western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 20:25 when it dips 19° above your north-western horizon. At 05:23, it will return to an altitude of 19° above your north-eastern horizon, and reach an altitude of 21° before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:38.

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Name 5-CVn
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 4716[1]
HD 107950
HIP 60485[3]
TYC 3458-2328-1[2]
Gaia DR2- 1547805440660865792[4]
Constellation:Canes Venatici
4.77 (V) [2]
5.86 (BT) [2]
4.86 (VT) [2]
4.47 (G) [4]
5.00 (BP) [4]
3.96 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):0.85
Right ascension:12h24m01s [4]
Declination:+51°33'44" [4]
Distance:115.0 parsec
374.8 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):17.5 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):47.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.53
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.






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