The star HR 6562

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Image of HR 6562
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , HR 6562 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 23:01 (PDT), 22° above your south-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:53, 26° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:47, when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name HR 6562
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 159877
HIP 86266[3]
TYC 6248-1370-1[2]
Gaia DR2- 4125160094597287936[4]
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Magnitude:5.95 (V) [2]
6.35 (BT) [2]
5.98 (VT) [2]
5.82 (G) [4]
6.06 (BP) [4]
5.48 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):0.32
Right ascension:17h37m36s [4]
Declination:-15°34'15" [4]
Distance:304.8 parsec
993.7 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):2.4 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):308.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.47
Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.






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