The star HR 6568

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Image of HR 6568
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , HR 6568 is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:53 (EDT), 25° above your south-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:37, 36° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 03:37, 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name HR 6568
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 160018
HIP 86313[3]
TYC 5664-184-1[2]
Gaia DR2- 4163243917517653120[4]
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Magnitude:5.73 (V) [2]
7.31 (BT) [2]
5.86 (VT) [2]
5.33 (G) [4]
6.01 (BP) [4]
4.61 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):1.23
Right ascension:17h38m09s [4]
Declination:-10°55'34" [4]
Distance:126.1 parsec
411.2 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):16.4 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):237.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.23
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.






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