From Fairfield , Phecda is visible in both the dusk and dawn skies. In the evening, it will become visible around 19:46 (EDT), 23° above your north-western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 21:14 when it dips 14° above your north-western horizon. At 04:09, it will return to an altitude of 14° above your north-eastern horizon, and reach an altitude of 25° before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:46.
Object Type Star
|2.39 (V) |
2.46 (BT) 
2.40 (VT) 
|B-V Color (mag):||0.05|
|Right ascension:||11h53m49s |
83.1 lightyrs 
|Proper motion (speed):||108.2 mas/yr |
|Proper motion (pos ang):||84.2°|
|Absolute mag (V):||0.36|
All times shown in Fairfield local time.