Nihal (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Nihal is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 15° below the horizon at dawn.

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Name Nihal
Object Type Star
Other Names
β-Lep
9-Lep
HR 1829
HD 36079
NSV 2008
HIP 25606
TYC 5928-1657-1
Position
Constellation:Lepus
Magnitude:
Variable
2.84 (V)[2]
3.87 (BT)[1]
2.92 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.82
Right Ascension:05h28m14s [2]
Declination:-20°45'33" [2]
Distance:49.2 parsec
160.3 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):86.2 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):183.3°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-0.62

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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