The star HR 159

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , HR 159 is visible between 22:29 and 01:19. It will become accessible around 22:29, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your southern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:52, 24° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 01:19 when it sinks below 21° above your southern horizon.

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Name HR 159
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 3443
HIP 2941
TYC 6421-1924-1
Magnitude:5.67 (V) [1]
6.55 (BT) [1]
5.74 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.69
Right ascension:00h37m20s [1]
Declination:-24°46'02" [1]
Distance:15.4 parsec
50.2 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):1450.5 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):90.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):4.73




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