The star α-Ant
From Ashburn (click to change), α-Ant is difficult to observe as it will appear no higher than 19° above the horizon. It is visible between 23:44 and 01:48. It will become accessible at around 23:44, when it rises 18° above your southern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:48, 19° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 01:48 when it sinks to 18° above your southern horizon.
Object Type Star
|Brightness (V):||Mag 4.3|
|B-V Color (mag):||1.49|
|Proper motion (speed):||78.6 mas/yr|
|Proper motion (pos ang):||278.7°|
|Absolute Mag (V):||-1.14|