The star ξ²-CMa

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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-CMa is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 38° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name ξ²-CMa
Object Type Star
Other Names
5-CMa
HR 2414
HD 46933
HIP 31416
TYC 6508-2872-1
Position
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:4.53 (V)[2]
4.50 (BT)[1]
4.53 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.02
Right Ascension:06h35m03s [2]
Declination:-22°57'53" [2]
Distance:129.9 parsec
423.4 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):24.8 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):34.3°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.04

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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