The star α-Sextans

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Image of α-Sextans
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , α-Sextans is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 11° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name α-Sextans
Object Type Star
Other Names
15-Sextans
HR 3981[1]
HD 87887
HIP 49641[3]
TYC 4903-1750-1[2]
Gaia DR2- 3830286576563311232[4]
Position
Constellation:Sextans
Magnitude:4.48 (V) [2]
4.44 (BT) [2]
4.47 (VT) [2]
4.36 (G) [4]
4.46 (BP) [4]
4.48 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):-0.03
Right ascension:10h07m56s [4]
Declination:-00°22'18" [4]
Distance:69.3 parsec
225.8 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):14.5 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):232.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.27
Visibility from Cambridge

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71.11°W
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