Saiph (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Saiph is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:26 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 36° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:32, 39° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:38, when it sinks below 13° above your south-western horizon.

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Name Saiph
Object Type Star
Other Names
κ-Ori
53-Ori
HR 2004
HD 38771
NSV 2641
HIP 27366
TYC 5351-760-1
Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:
Variable
2.06 (V) [2]
1.91 (BT) [1]
2.04 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.12
Right ascension:05h47m45s [2]
Declination:-09°40'10" [2]
Distance:198.4 parsec
646.8 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):1.9 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):131.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.43

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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