ι-CMa (Star)

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From Ashburn , ι-CMa is visible between 20:07 and 02:23. It will become accessible around 20:07, when it rises to an altitude of 18° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:15, 33° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:23 when it sinks below 18° above your south-western horizon.

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Name ι-CMa
Object type Star
Other names
ι-CMa
Iota Canis Majoris
20-CMa
20 Canis Majoris
HR 2596[1]
HD 51309
HIP 33347[3]
TYC 5967-2618-1[2]
Gaia DR2- 2934094096383830400[4]
Position
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:
Variable
4.38 (V) [2]
4.28 (BT) [2]
4.37 (VT) [2]
4.32 (G) [4]
4.32 (BP) [4]
4.37 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):-0.08
Right ascension:06h56m08s [4]
Declination:-17°03'15" [4]
Distance:437.0 parsec
1424.7 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):5.5 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):293.2°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.82
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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