The star 42-Her

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Image of 42-Her
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , 42-Her will become visible around 17:41 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 39° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 19:59 when it dips 20° above your north-western horizon.

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Name 42-Her
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 6200
HD 150450
NSV 7896
HIP 81497
TYC 3502-2258-1
Gaia DR2- 1410669883679693440
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:
Variable
4.90 (V) [1]
6.95 (BT) [1]
5.07 (VT) [1]
3.94 (G) [2]
5.15 (BP) [2]
3.04 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.60
Right ascension:16h38m44s [2]
Declination:+48°55'42" [2]
Distance:137.5 parsec
448.2 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):55.0 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):299.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.79

Fairfield

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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