The star 8-Cam

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , 8-Cam is visible all night. It will become visible around 18:40 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 77° above your northern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:48, 77° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:11, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name 8-Cam
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 1588
HD 31579
HIP 23216
TYC 3734-2321-1
Gaia DR2- 260900747632644352
Magnitude:6.10 (V) [1]
8.01 (BT) [1]
6.25 (VT) [1]
5.54 (G) [2]
6.37 (BP) [2]
4.73 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.49
Right ascension:04h59m46s [2]
Declination:+53°09'19" [2]
Distance:228.8 parsec
745.8 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):17.3 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):231.7°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.70




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