Schedar (Star)

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Image of Schedar
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Schedar is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:34 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 14° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:57, 68° above your north-eastern horizon.

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Name Schedar
Object Type Star
Other Names
α-Cas
18-Cas
HR 168
HD 3712
HIP 3179
TYC 3663-2668-1
Gaia DR2- 418551920279473536
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Magnitude:
Variable
2.25 (V)[2]
3.77 (BT)[1]
2.38 (VT)[1]
2.87 (G)[4]
3.14 (BP)[4]
1.88 (RP)[4]
B-V Color (mag):1.18
Right Ascension:00h40m30s [4]
Declination:+56°32'13" [4]
Distance:70.0 parsec
228.1 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):60.3 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):129.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.97

Ashburn

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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