The star HR 8743

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Image of HR 8743
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , HR 8743 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:57 (EST), 25° above your southern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:28, 25° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 20:12, when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name HR 8743
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 217303
HIP 113562[3]
TYC 6974-1440-1[2]
Gaia DR2- 2383582677481188864[4]
Constellation:Piscis Austrinus
Magnitude:5.66 (V) [2]
7.27 (BT) [2]
5.80 (VT) [2]
5.22 (G) [4]
5.94 (BP) [4]
4.50 (RP) [4]
B-V Color (mag):1.25
Right ascension:23h00m05s [4]
Declination:-25°09'52" [4]
Distance:196.7 parsec
641.4 lightyrs [4]
Proper motion (speed):87.0 mas/yr [4]
Proper motion (pos ang):155.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.81
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.






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