Wezen (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Wezen is visible between 18:31 and 23:38. It will become accessible around 18:31, when it rises to an altitude of 13° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 21:04, 22° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 23:38 when it sinks below 13° above your south-western horizon.

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

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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