Zubenelgenubi (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 , Zubenelgenubi is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:21 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 24° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:34, 32° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:05, when it sinks to 15° above your south-western horizon.

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Name Zubenelgenubi
Object Type Star
Other Names
α²-Lib
9-Lib
HR 5531
HD 130841
NSV 6827
HIP 72622
TYC 6155-1210-1
Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:
Variable
2.73 (V)[2]
2.93 (BT)[2]
2.74 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):0.16
Right Ascension:14h50m52s [2]
Declination:-16°02'30" [2]
Distance:26.0 parsec
84.9 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):131.1 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):237.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.65

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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