The star θ-Boo

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From Seattle , θ-Boo is visible in both the dusk and dawn skies. In the evening, it will become visible around 19:25 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 36° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 22:18 when it dips 18° above your north-western horizon. At 04:55, it will return to an altitude of 18° above your north-eastern horizon, and reach an altitude of 26° before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:24.

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Name θ-Boo
Object Type Star
Other Names
23-Boo
HR 5404
HD 126660
NSV 6669
HIP 70497
TYC 3478-1332-1
Gaia DR2- 1604859511344338816
Position
Constellation:Bootes
Magnitude:
Variable
4.05 (V) [1]
4.63 (BT) [1]
4.10 (VT) [1]
3.82 (G) [2]
4.19 (BP) [2]
3.50 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.45
Right ascension:14h25m11s [2]
Declination:+51°50'56" [2]
Distance:14.4 parsec
46.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):462.7 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):210.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):3.26
Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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