The star η-Ser

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), η-Ser is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:32 (EST) – 4 hours and 20 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 34° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:50.

Name η-Ser
Object Type Star
Other Names
58-Ser
HR 6869
HD 168723
NSV 10675
HIP 89962
TYC 5102-416-1
Position
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Brightness (V):Mag 3.2
Variable
B-V Color (mag):0.93
Right Ascension:18h21m18s
Declination:-02°53'55"
Distance:18.2 parsec
59.4 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):884.6 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):218.2°
Source for distance: The Tycho Catalogue (ESA 1997)
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):1.94

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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