Cebalrai (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Cebalrai is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 21:40, when it rises 15° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:39, 55° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:42, 45° above your south-western horizon.

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Name Cebalrai
Object Type Star
Other Names
β-Oph
60-Oph
HR 6603
HD 161096
HIP 86742
TYC 423-1724-1
Gaia DR2- 4473334474601314560
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:2.75 (V)[1]
4.28 (BT)[1]
2.88 (VT)[1]
3.28 (RP)[2]
2.28 (G)[2]
5.21 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):1.19
Right Ascension:17h43m28s [2]
Declination:+04°34'04" [2]
Distance:24.9 parsec
81.3 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):160.1 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):344.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.77

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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