Barnard's Star (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , Barnard's Star is visible all night. It will become visible at around 22:58 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 41° above your south-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 03:25, 35° above your south-western horizon.

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Name Barnard's Star
Object Type Star
Other Names
HIP 87937
TYC 425-2502-1
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:9.60 (V)[2]
11.68 (BT)[2]
9.78 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):1.62
Right Ascension:17h57m48s [2]
Declination:+04°41'35" [2]
Distance:1.8 parsec
6.0 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):10357.7 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):355.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):13.29
Sources
[1] Manually entered

Seattle

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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