The star 40-Sextans

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From Fairfield , 40-Sextans is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 23:10, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:58, 44° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:06, 27° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 40-Sextans
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 4229
HD 93742
HIP 52913
TYC 4916-1314-1
Magnitude:7.04 (V) [2]
6.85 (BT) [1]
6.61 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.14
Right ascension:10h49m17s [2]
Declination:-04°01'26" [2]
Distance:95.9 parsec
312.6 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):50.7 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):267.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):2.13




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