Deneb (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Deneb will become visible around 17:09 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 86° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 03:39.

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Name Deneb
Object Type Star
Other Names
α-Cyg
50-Cyg
HR 7924
HD 197345
HIP 102098
TYC 3574-3347-1
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:
Variable
1.33 (V) [2]
1.47 (BT) [1]
1.34 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.11
Right ascension:20h41m25s [2]
Declination:+45°16'49" [2]
Distance:432.9 parsec
1411.3 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):2.7 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):47.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.85

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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