The star ω-Oph

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , ω-Oph is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 8° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name ω-Oph
Object Type Star
Other Names
9-Oph
HR 6153
HD 148898
HIP 80975
TYC 6228-1489-1
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:
Variable
4.44 (V) [2]
4.61 (BT) [1]
4.46 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.14
Right ascension:16h32m08s [2]
Declination:-21°27'59" [2]
Distance:51.7 parsec
168.6 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):41.1 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):30.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.87

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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