Adhara (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 , Adhara is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 33° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name Adhara
Object Type Star
Other Names
ε-CMa
21-CMa
HR 2618
HD 52089
HIP 33579
TYC 6535-3619-1
Position
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:1.53 (V)[2]
1.35 (BT)[1]
1.50 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.13
Right Ascension:06h58m37s [2]
Declination:-28°58'19" [2]
Distance:137.0 parsec
446.6 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):1.5 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):298.3°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-4.15

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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