The star 42-Cam

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Image of 42-Cam
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , 42-Cam is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 21:53 (EDT), 26° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 03:41, 23° above your northern horizon.

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Name 42-Cam
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 2490
HD 48879
HIP 32864
TYC 4359-2044-1
Gaia DR2- 1102797861873269504
Magnitude:5.11 (V)[1]
4.92 (BT)[1]
5.10 (VT)[1]
5.25 (RP)[2]
5.08 (G)[2]
5.03 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.15
Right Ascension:06h50m57s [2]
Declination:+67°34'19" [2]
Distance:235.5 parsec
767.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):3.7 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):12.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.75




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