The star α-Scl

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of α-Scl
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), α-Scl is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 02:45, when it rises 18° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:14, 21° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:16, 20° above your southern horizon.

Name α-Scl
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 280
HD 5737
NSV 359
HIP 4577
TYC 6424-2270-1
Gaia DR2- 5032256161014732416
Position
Constellation:Sculptor
Magnitude:
Variable
4.29 (V)[1]
4.11 (BT)[1]
4.27 (VT)[1]
4.40 (RP)[2]
4.27 (G)[2]
4.21 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.14
Right Ascension:00h58m36s [2]
Declination:-29°21'26" [2]
Distance:212.5 parsec
692.6 lightyears [2]
Proper motion (speed):19.2 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):77.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.35

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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