The star γ-Cas

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Image of γ-Cas
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), γ-Cas is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 18:38 (EST), 50° above your north-western horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:02, 16° above your northern horizon.

Name γ-Cas
Object Type Star
Other Names
27-Cas
HR 264
HD 5394
HIP 4427
TYC 4017-2319-1
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Brightness (V):Mag 2.2
Variable
B-V Color (mag):-0.05
Right Ascension:00h56m42s
Declination:+60°43'00"
Distance:188.7 parsec
615.1 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):26.5 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):96.7°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-4.20

Ashburn

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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