The star 56-Cam

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Image of 56-Cam
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , 56-Cam is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible around 21:49 (EDT), 23° above your north-western horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 03:52, 15° above your northern horizon.

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Name 56-Cam
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 3221
HD 68457
HIP 40474
TYC 4126-2445-1
Gaia DR2- 1083911932895704320
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:6.49 (V) [1]
6.72 (BT) [1]
6.51 (VT) [1]
6.43 (G) [2]
6.55 (BP) [2]
6.27 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.18
Right ascension:08h15m50s [2]
Declination:+60°22'50" [2]
Distance:166.7 parsec
543.4 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):17.8 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):293.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.38




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