The star ξ-Tau

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , ξ-Tau is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 3° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name ξ-Tau
Object Type Star
Other Names
2-Tau
HR 1038
HD 21364
HIP 16083
TYC 650-1469-1
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:3.73 (V)[2]
3.65 (BT)[1]
3.72 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.07
Right Ascension:03h27m10s [2]
Declination:+09°43'57" [2]
Distance:99.0 parsec
322.8 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):69.8 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):119.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.25

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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