The star α-Sextans

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , α-Sextans is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 0° below the horizon at dawn.

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Name α-Sextans
Object Type Star
Other Names
15-Sextans
HR 3981
HD 87887
HIP 49641
TYC 4903-1750-1
Gaia DR2- 3830286576563311232
Position
Constellation:Sextans
Magnitude:4.48 (V) [1]
4.44 (BT) [1]
4.47 (VT) [1]
4.36 (G) [2]
4.46 (BP) [2]
4.48 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.03
Right ascension:10h07m56s [2]
Declination:-00°22'18" [2]
Distance:69.3 parsec
225.8 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):14.5 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):232.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.27

Seattle

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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