The star η-Cep

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , η-Cep is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky shortly before dawn, when it will be lost to twilight around 05:46, 48° above your north-eastern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 18:59 (PST), 27° above your north-western horizon.

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Name η-Cep
Object Type Star
Other Names
3-Cep
HR 7957
HD 198149
HIP 102422
TYC 4246-1967-1
Gaia DR2- 2195115561163064960
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Magnitude:3.42 (V) [1]
4.57 (BT) [1]
3.51 (VT) [1]
3.03 (G) [2]
3.77 (BP) [2]
2.64 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.90
Right ascension:20h45m17s [2]
Declination:+61°50'32" [2]
Distance:14.4 parsec
46.8 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):822.7 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):6.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):2.63

Seattle

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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