Alnilam (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Alnilam is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 21:05, when it rises to an altitude of 13° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:52, 47° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:52, 21° above your western horizon.

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Name Alnilam
Object Type Star
Other Names
ε-Ori
46-Ori
HR 1903
HD 37128
HIP 26311
TYC 4766-2450-1
Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:
Variable
1.72 (V) [2]
1.55 (BT) [1]
1.69 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.12
Right ascension:05h36m12s [2]
Declination:-01°12'06" [2]
Distance:606.1 parsec
1975.8 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):1.6 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):118.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-7.19

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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