γ-Oph (Star)

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From Ashburn , γ-Oph is visible all night. It will become visible at around 21:58 (EDT), 33° above your south-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:14, 53° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:20, 34° above your south-western horizon.

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Name γ-Oph
Object type Star
Other names
γ-Oph
Gamma Ophiuchi
62-Oph
62 Ophiuchi
HR 6629[1]
HD 161868
HIP 87108[3]
TYC 420-1962-1[2]
Gaia EDR3- 4472097420946809600[4]
Position
Right ascension:17h47m53s [4]
Declination:+02°42'25" [4]
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:3.73 (V) [2]
3.79 (BT) [2]
3.74 (VT) [2]
3.75 (G) [4]
3.77 (BP) [4]
3.67 (RP) [4]
Distance:29.7 parsec
97.0 lightyrs [4]
B-V Color (mag):0.04
Proper motion (speed):78.2 mas/yr[4]
Proper motion (pos ang):197.8°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):1.37
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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