Kurhah (Star)

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From Fairfield , Kurhah is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible around 18:11 (EST), 44° above your north-western horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:58, 27° above your north-eastern horizon.

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Name Kurhah
Object type Star
Other names
Kurhah
ξ-Cep
Xi Cephei
17-Cep
17 Cephei
HR 8417[1]
HD 209790
HIP 108917[5]
TYC 4271-2619-1[4]
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Magnitude:6.35 (V) [3]
4.68 (BT) [2]
4.28 (VT) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.52
Right ascension:22h03m45s [3]
Declination:+64°37'40" [3]
Distance:32.8 parsec
106.9 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):226.3 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):66.2°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):3.77
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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