The star HR 8743

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Image of HR 8743
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , HR 8743 is visible between 22:47 and 00:39. It will become accessible around 22:47, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your southern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:41, 22° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 00:39 when it sinks below 21° above your southern horizon.

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Name HR 8743
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 217303
HIP 113562
TYC 6974-1440-1
Gaia DR2- 2383582677481188864
Constellation:Piscis Austrinus
Magnitude:5.66 (V) [1]
7.27 (BT) [1]
5.80 (VT) [1]
5.22 (G) [2]
5.94 (BP) [2]
4.50 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.25
Right ascension:23h00m05s [2]
Declination:-25°09'52" [2]
Distance:196.7 parsec
641.4 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):87.0 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):155.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.81




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