Ascella (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Ascella is difficult to observe as it will appear no higher than 17° above the horizon. It is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:31 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 16° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:30, 17° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 22:54, when it sinks below 15° above your southern horizon.

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Name Ascella
Object Type Star
Other Names
ζ-Sgr
38-Sgr
HR 7194
HD 176687
HIP 93506
TYC 6885-2837-1
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:2.61 (V) [2]
2.73 (BT) [1]
2.62 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.10
Right ascension:19h02m36s [2]
Declination:-29°52'48" [2]
Distance:27.0 parsec
88.2 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):23.7 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):27.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.45

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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