The star 17-Sextans

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From Fairfield , 17-Sextans is visible between 22:51 and 05:44. It will become accessible around 22:51, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 02:19, 40° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 05:44 when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 17-Sextans
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 3989
HD 88195
HIP 49812
TYC 5477-1151-1
Gaia DR2- 3771987343323001984
Magnitude:5.90 (V) [1]
5.92 (BT) [1]
5.90 (VT) [1]
5.86 (G) [3]
5.91 (BP) [3]
5.82 (RP) [3]
B-V Color (mag):0.01
Right ascension:10h10m07s [3]
Declination:-08°24'29" [3]
Distance:182.8 parsec
596.0 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):30.6 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):268.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.41




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