Gienah (Star)

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Gienah is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 21° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name Gienah
Object type Star
Other names
Gienah
γ-Crv
Gamma Corvi
4-Crv
4 Corvi
HR 4662[1]
HD 106625
NSV 5515
HIP 59803[5]
TYC 6098-1754-1[4]
Position
Constellation:Corvus
Magnitude:
Variable
2.59 (V) [3]
2.49 (BT) [2]
2.57 (VT) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.07
Right ascension:12h15m48s [3]
Declination:-17°32'31" [3]
Distance:47.1 parsec
153.6 lightyrs [5]
Proper motion (speed):160.1 mas/yr [5]
Proper motion (pos ang):277.8°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.78
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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