The star α-Pyx

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Image of α-Pyx
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), α-Pyx is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 17° above the horizon.

Name α-Pyx
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 3468
HD 74575
NSV 4220
HIP 42828
TYC 7141-2725-1
Gaia DR2- 5639188675500905216
Position
Constellation:Pyxis
Magnitude:
Variable
3.65 (V)[1]
3.44 (BT)[1]
3.63 (VT)[1]
3.81 (RP)[2]
3.57 (G)[2]
3.60 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.16
Right Ascension:08h43m35s [2]
Declination:-33°11'10" [2]
Distance:234.6 parsec
764.7 lightyears [2]
Proper motion (speed):19.3 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):311.3°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.20

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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