Arneb (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Arneb is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:45 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 32° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:31, 33° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 22:59, when it sinks to 15° above your south-western horizon.

Name Arneb
Object Type Star
Other Names
α-Lep
11-Lep
HR 1865
HD 36673
NSV 2128
HIP 25985
TYC 5920-1685-1
Position
Constellation:Lepus
Brightness (V):Mag 2.6
Variable
B-V Color (mag):0.24
Right Ascension:05h32m43s
Declination:-17°49'20"
Distance:393.7 parsec
1283.5 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):6.2 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):52.2°
Source for position: The Tycho Catalogue (ESA 1997)
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-5.39

Ashburn

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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