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 Ashburn , U Oph is visible all night. It will become visible at around 21:59 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 41° above your south-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:25, 21° above your western horizon.

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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

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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