Yed Posterior (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Yed Posterior will become visible around 20:49 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 38° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 22 minutes after the Sun at 01:00.

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Name Yed Posterior
Object Type Star
Other Names
ε-Oph
2-Oph
HR 6075
HD 146791
HIP 79882
TYC 5042-999-1
Gaia DR2- 4356298849169523968
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:3.24 (V)[2]
4.47 (BT)[1]
3.34 (VT)[1]
2.84 (G)[3]
3.75 (BP)[3]
2.46 (RP)[3]
B-V Color (mag):0.97
Right ascension:16h18m19s [3]
Declination:-04°41'32" [3]
Distance:33.0 parsec
107.7 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):92.7 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):64.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.64

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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