Phecda (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Phecda is visible all night. It will become visible at around 20:39 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 66° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:02, 29° above your north-western horizon.

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Name Phecda
Object Type Star
Other Names
γ-UMa
64-UMa
HR 4554
HD 103287
NSV 5379
HIP 58001
TYC 3833-1034-1
Position
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:
Variable
2.39 (V)[2]
2.46 (BT)[2]
2.40 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):0.05
Right Ascension:11h53m49s [2]
Declination:+53°41'41" [2]
Distance:27.4 parsec
89.3 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):107.0 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):82.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.21

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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