U Oph (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 , U Oph will become visible around 20:07 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 44° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:38.

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Name U Oph
Object Type Star
Other Names
U-Oph
38-Oph
HR 6414
HD 156247
HIP 84500
TYC 400-1862-1
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:
Variable
5.92 (V) [1]
5.95 (BT) [1]
5.92 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.02
Right ascension:17h16m31s [2]
Declination:+01°12'37" [2]
Distance:271.7 parsec
885.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):13.1 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):197.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.25

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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