The star A-UMa

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , A-UMa is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at 00:44, 65° above your northern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 18:01 (EST), 32° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:06, 40° above your north-western horizon.

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Name A-UMa
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 3354
HD 72037
HIP 42080
TYC 4133-1970-1
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:5.46 (V) [1]
5.70 (BT) [1]
5.48 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.19
Right ascension:08h34m36s [1]
Declination:+65°08'42" [1]
Distance:46.8 parsec
152.4 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):63.3 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):227.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):2.11




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