A-Cas (Star)

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From San Diego , A-Cas is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 18:40 (PST), 43° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:20, 15° above your northern horizon.

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Name A-Cas
Object type Star
Other names
A-Cas
A Cassiopeiae
48-Cas
48 Cassiopeiae
HR 575[1]
HD 12111
NSV 694
HIP 9480[3]
TYC 4315-2126-1[2]
Position
Right ascension:02h01m57s [2]
Declination:+70°54'25" [2]
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Magnitude:
Variable
4.63 (V) [2]
4.79 (BT) [2]
4.65 (VT) [2]
Distance:35.3 parsec
115.0 lightyrs [3]
B-V Color (mag):0.12
Proper motion (speed):56.4 mas/yr[3]
Proper motion (pos ang):261.1°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):1.90
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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