From Fairfield , Mizar is visible in both the dusk and dawn skies. In the evening, it will become visible around 19:42 (EDT), 36° above your north-western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 22:57 when it dips 14° above your north-western horizon. At 05:22, it will return to an altitude of 14° above your north-eastern horizon, and reach an altitude of 16° before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:50.
Object Type Star
|2.22 (V) |
2.29 (BT) 
2.23 (VT) 
|B-V Color (mag):||0.05|
|Right ascension:||13h23m55s |
81.5 lightyrs 
|Proper motion (speed):||118.2 mas/yr |
|Proper motion (pos ang):||102.6°|
|Absolute mag (V):||0.23|
All times shown in Fairfield local time.