The star ε-Sco

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Image of ε-Sco
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , ε-Sco is difficult to observe as it will appear no higher than 16° above the horizon. It is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:34 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 15° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:17, 16° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:34, when it sinks below 14° above your southern horizon.

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Name ε-Sco
Object Type Star
Other Names
26-Sco
HR 6241
HD 151680
NSV 7983
HIP 82396
TYC 7367-804-1
Gaia DR2- 6026152137854405248
Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:
Variable
2.27 (V)[1]
3.78 (BT)[1]
2.39 (VT)[1]
6.66 (G)[2]
B-V Color (mag):1.18
Right Ascension:16h50m09s [2]
Declination:-34°17'39" [2]
Distance:24.4 parsec
79.6 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):669.3 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):247.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.33

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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