Eltanin (Star)

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Image of Eltanin
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Eltanin is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible at around 23:52 (EST), when it rises to an altitude of 14° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 65° before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:59.

Name Eltanin
Object Type Star
Other Names
γ-Dra
33-Dra
HR 6705
HD 164058
HIP 87833
TYC 3523-1684-1
Position
Constellation:Draco
Brightness (V):Mag 2.2
B-V Color (mag):1.53
Right Ascension:17h56m36s
Declination:+51°29'20"
Distance:47.6 parsec
155.2 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):27.4 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):197.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.16

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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