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 Fairfield , Cebalrai will become visible around 19:46 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 49° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:47.

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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]
2.28 (G) [2]
5.21 (BP) [2]
3.28 (RP) [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
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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