Wezen (Star)

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From Ashburn , Wezen is visible between 20:24 and 02:00. It will become accessible around 20:24, when it rises to an altitude of 13° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:12, 24° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:00 when it sinks below 13° above your south-western horizon.

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Name Wezen
Object type Star
Other names
Wezen
δ-CMa
Delta Canis Majoris
25-CMa
25 Canis Majoris
HR 2693[1]
HD 54605
NSV 3424
HIP 34444[5]
TYC 6532-5001-1[4]
Position
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:
Variable
1.84 (V) [3]
2.70 (BT) [2]
1.91 (VT) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.70
Right ascension:07h08m23s [3]
Declination:-26°23'35" [3]
Distance:492.6 parsec
1605.9 lightyrs [5]
Proper motion (speed):4.5 mas/yr [5]
Proper motion (pos ang):316.7°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.62
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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