The star ν-Oph

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , ν-Oph is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 22:07 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 32° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:16, 32° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:47, when it sinks below 16° above your south-western horizon.

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Name ν-Oph
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 6698
HD 163917
HIP 88048
TYC 5678-956-1
Gaia DR2- 4164319171169516160
Magnitude:3.32 (V) [1]
4.58 (BT) [1]
3.42 (VT) [1]
2.98 (G) [2]
3.80 (BP) [2]
2.58 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.99
Right ascension:17h59m01s [2]
Declination:-09°46'26" [2]
Distance:43.4 parsec
141.4 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):119.8 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):184.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.13
Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.




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