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 in the dawn sky, becoming accessible at around 01:14 (EDT), when it rises to an altitude of 14° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 39° before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:53.

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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]
1.88 (RP)[3]
2.87 (G)[3]
3.14 (BP)[3]
B-V Color (mag):1.18
Right Ascension:00h40m30s [3]
Declination:+56°32'13" [3]
Distance:99.0 parsec
322.8 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):60.3 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):129.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.73

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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