α-Scl (Star)

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From San Diego , α-Scl is visible between 22:57 and 03:55. It will become accessible around 22:57, when it rises to an altitude of 18° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 01:26, 27° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 03:55 when it sinks below 18° above your south-western horizon.

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Name α-Scl
Object type Star
Other names
α-Scl
Alpha Sculptoris
HR 280[1]
HD 5737
NSV 359
HIP 4577[3]
TYC 6424-2270-1[2]
Gaia EDR3- 5032256161014732416[4]
Position
Constellation:Sculptor
Magnitude:
Variable
4.29 (V) [2]
4.11 (BT) [2]
4.27 (VT) [2]
4.27 (G) [4]
4.21 (BP) [4]
4.38 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):-0.14
Right ascension:00h58m36s [4]
Declination:-29°21'26" [4]
Distance:216.3 parsec
705.3 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):20.6 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):75.8°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.39
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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