The star 16-Cep

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Image of 16-Cep
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , 16-Cep is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible around 17:36 (EST), 57° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:56, 25° above your northern horizon.

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Name 16-Cep
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 8400
HD 209369
HIP 108535
TYC 4474-1757-1
Gaia DR2- 2278918344568877056
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Magnitude:5.05 (V) [1]
5.56 (BT) [1]
5.09 (VT) [1]
4.87 (G) [2]
5.17 (BP) [2]
4.54 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.40
Right ascension:21h59m14s [2]
Declination:+73°10'45" [2]
Distance:36.5 parsec
118.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):173.3 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):203.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):2.24

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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