The star 61-Ser

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Image of 61-Ser
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , 61-Ser is visible all night. It will become visible around 23:01 (PDT), 29° above your south-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:46, 41° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 03:21, 37° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 61-Ser
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 6957[1]
HD 170920
HIP 90844[3]
TYC 5112-348-1[2]
Gaia DR2- 4272013655042039040[4]
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Magnitude:5.94 (V) [2]
6.12 (BT) [2]
5.96 (VT) [2]
5.88 (G) [4]
6.00 (BP) [4]
5.73 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):0.14
Right ascension:18h31m57s [4]
Declination:-01°00'10" [4]
Distance:205.7 parsec
670.6 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):9.5 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):114.7°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.62
Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.






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