The star HR 8242

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , HR 8242 is visible all night. It will become visible around 20:59 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 52° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:40, 49° above your north-western horizon.

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Name HR 8242
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 205114
HIP 106267
TYC 3966-1563-1
Magnitude:6.19 (V) [1]
7.27 (BT) [1]
6.28 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.84
Right ascension:21h31m27s [2]
Declination:+52°37'11" [2]
Distance:625.0 parsec
2037.5 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):2.8 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):106.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.79
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.




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