The star X-Her

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , x-Her will become visible around 17:35 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 50° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 20:47 when it dips 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name X-Her
Object Type Star
Other Names
77-Her
HR 6509
HD 158414
HIP 85379
TYC 3513-482-1
Gaia DR2- 1365497616683816064
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:5.83 (V) [1]
5.98 (BT) [1]
5.84 (VT) [1]
5.79 (G) [2]
5.90 (BP) [2]
5.68 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.12
Right ascension:17h26m44s [2]
Declination:+48°15'36" [2]
Distance:125.0 parsec
407.5 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):4.7 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):185.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.34

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
EST

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