The star HR 8606

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Image of HR 8606
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , HR 8606 is visible all night. It will become visible around 19:16 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 62° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:47, 81° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:54, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name HR 8606
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 214240
HIP 111550
TYC 3628-1304-1
Gaia DR2- 1988022477362826880
Magnitude:6.27 (V) [1]
6.18 (BT) [1]
6.26 (VT) [1]
6.24 (G) [2]
6.23 (BP) [2]
6.29 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.07
Right ascension:22h35m53s [2]
Declination:+50°04'14" [2]
Distance:648.5 parsec
2114.2 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):6.3 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):88.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.79




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