Mintaka (Star)

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Image of Mintaka
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Mintaka is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 7° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name Mintaka
Object Type Star
Other Names
δ-Ori
34-Ori
HR 1852
HD 36486
HIP 25930
TYC 4766-2445-1
Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:
Variable
2.23 (V)[2]
2.01 (BT)[1]
2.19 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.17
Right Ascension:05h32m00s [2]
Declination:-00°17'56" [2]
Distance:280.9 parsec
915.7 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):0.6 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):135.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-5.01

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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