The star 24-Lyn

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , 24-Lyn will become visible at around 21:32 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 41° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 00:49 when it dips 20° above your north-western horizon.

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Name 24-Lyn
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 2946
HD 61497
HIP 37609
TYC 3794-1738-1
Gaia DR2- 1082548980858594560
Position
Constellation:Lynx
Magnitude:4.96 (V)[2]
5.06 (BT)[1]
4.97 (VT)[1]
4.84 (RP)[3]
4.88 (G)[3]
4.98 (BP)[3]
B-V Color (mag):0.08
Right Ascension:07h43m00s [3]
Declination:+58°42'36" [3]
Distance:78.6 parsec
256.2 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):64.4 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):215.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.48

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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