The star γ-Sextans

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , γ-Sextans is visible between 22:22 and 05:38. It will become accessible around 22:22, when it rises to an altitude of 19° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 02:02, 40° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 05:38 when it sinks below 20° above your south-western horizon.

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Name γ-Sextans
Object Type Star
Other Names
8-Sextans
HR 3909
HD 85558
HIP 48437
TYC 5475-1379-1
Position
Constellation:Sextans
Magnitude:5.11 (V) [1]
5.16 (BT) [1]
5.11 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.04
Right ascension:09h52m30s [1]
Declination:-08°06'17" [1]
Distance:85.1 parsec
277.4 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):75.5 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):229.3°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.46

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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