The star HR 1242

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Image of HR 1242
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , HR 1242 is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible around 02:20 (EDT), when it rises to an altitude of 19° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 33° before fading from view as dawn breaks at 04:32.

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Name HR 1242
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 25291
HIP 19018
TYC 3730-1595-1
Gaia DR2- 470456462615652864
Magnitude:5.04 (V) [1]
5.60 (BT) [1]
5.09 (VT) [1]
4.81 (G) [2]
5.16 (BP) [2]
4.43 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.44
Right ascension:04h04m27s [2]
Declination:+59°09'19" [2]
Distance:682.2 parsec
2224.0 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):2.9 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):285.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.13




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