Phact (Star)

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Image of Phact
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Phact is difficult to observe as it will appear no higher than 16° above the horizon. It is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:44 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 15° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:42, 16° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 20:47, when it sinks to 15° above your southern horizon.

Name Phact
Object Type Star
Other Names
α-Col
HR 1956
HD 37795
NSV 2549
HIP 26634
TYC 7064-1357-1
Position
Constellation:Columba
Brightness (V):Mag 2.7
Variable
B-V Color (mag):-0.09
Right Ascension:05h39m38s
Declination:-34°04'26"
Distance:70.9 parsec
231.2 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):25.8 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):182.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.59

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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