The star HR 5990

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , HR 5990 is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:39 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 28° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:35, 42° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:04, 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name HR 5990
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 144390
HIP 78870
TYC 5044-214-1
Gaia DR2- 4350236038971718016
Magnitude:6.40 (V) [1]
7.69 (BT) [1]
6.50 (VT) [1]
6.06 (G) [2]
6.64 (BP) [2]
5.39 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.01
Right ascension:16h05m59s [2]
Declination:-06°08'23" [2]
Distance:121.6 parsec
396.3 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):32.1 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):259.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.97




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