The star ξ²-Cet

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , ξ²-Cet is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 7° from it.

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Name ξ²-Cet
Object Type Star
Other Names
73-Cet
HR 718
HD 15318
HIP 11484
TYC 632-1491-1
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:4.26 (V)[2]
4.22 (BT)[2]
4.26 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.03
Right Ascension:02h28m09s [2]
Declination:+08°27'36" [2]
Distance:55.2 parsec
180.1 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):39.8 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):109.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.55

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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