Furud (Star)

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From Cambridge , Furud is difficult to observe as it will appear no higher than 17° above the horizon. It is visible between 00:11 and 02:21. It will become accessible around 00:11, when it rises to an altitude of 16° above your southern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 01:16, 17° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:21 when it sinks below 16° above your southern horizon.

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Name Furud
Object type Star
Other names
Furud
ζ-CMa
Zeta Canis Majoris
1-CMa
1 Canis Majoris
HR 2282[1]
HD 44402
NSV 2927
HIP 30122[5]
TYC 7073-2426-1[4]
Gaia EDR3- 2896572746685604480[6]
Position
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:
Variable
3.02 (V) [3]
2.80 (BT) [2]
2.99 (VT) [2]
3.01 (G) [6]
3.20 (BP) [6]
3.13 (RP) [6]
B-V Color (mag):-0.16
Right ascension:06h20m18s [6]
Declination:-30°03'48" [6]
Distance:105.3 parsec
343.4 lightyrs [6]
Proper motion (speed):7.4 mas/yr [6]
Proper motion (pos ang):55.1°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.09
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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