The star α-Ant

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of α-Ant
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , α-Ant is difficult to observe as it will appear no higher than 18° above the horizon. It is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:28 (EST) – 4 hours and 29 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 18° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:49.

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Name α-Ant
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 4104
HD 90610
NSV 4862
HIP 51172
TYC 7184-2065-1
Gaia DR2- 5449188358926934016
Position
Constellation:Antlia
Magnitude:
Variable
4.27 (V)[1]
4.42 (VT)[1]
6.18 (BT)[1]
4.55 (BP)[2]
2.94 (RP)[2]
3.63 (G)[2]
B-V Color (mag):1.49
Right Ascension:10h27m09s [2]
Declination:-31°04'03" [2]
Distance:99.3 parsec
323.6 lightyears [2]
Proper motion (speed):83.7 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):275.7°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-0.72

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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