The star 56-Cam

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Image of 56-Cam
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , 56-Cam is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 20:08, when it reaches an altitude of 22° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:55, 68° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:00, 61° above your north-western horizon.

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Name 56-Cam
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 3221[1]
HD 68457
HIP 40474[3]
TYC 4126-2445-1[2]
Gaia DR2- 1083911932895704320[4]
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:6.49 (V) [2]
6.72 (BT) [2]
6.51 (VT) [2]
6.43 (G) [4]
6.55 (BP) [4]
6.27 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):0.18
Right ascension:08h15m50s [4]
Declination:+60°22'50" [4]
Distance:166.7 parsec
543.4 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):17.8 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):293.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.38
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.






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