The star 26-Sextans

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , 26-Sextans is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 22:35, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:36, 47° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:06, 26° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 26-Sextans
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 90473
HIP 51117
TYC 4905-762-1
Gaia DR2- 3782865980087580672
Magnitude:6.32 (V) [1]
8.24 (BT) [1]
6.48 (VT) [1]
5.79 (G) [2]
6.60 (BP) [2]
4.98 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.49
Right ascension:10h26m36s [2]
Declination:-00°59'16" [2]
Distance:267.1 parsec
870.6 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):49.1 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):280.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.81




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