The star 6-Sgr

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Image of 6-Sgr
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Washington , 6-Sgr will become visible around 20:39 (MDT) as the dusk sky fades, 34° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:57.

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Name 6-Sgr
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 6715
HD 164358
HIP 88258
TYC 6255-1958-1
Gaia DR2- 4144228413737011712
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:6.29 (V) [1]
8.63 (BT) [1]
6.49 (VT) [1]
5.45 (G) [2]
6.54 (BP) [2]
4.51 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.82
Right ascension:18h01m23s [2]
Declination:-17°09'24" [2]
Distance:554.3 parsec
1806.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):6.2 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):181.3°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.42

Washington

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37.13°N
113.51°W
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