Kaus Australis (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Kaus Australis is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 13° above the horizon.

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Name Kaus Australis
Object Type Star
Other Names
ε-Sgr
20-Sgr
HR 6879
HD 169022
HIP 90185
TYC 7401-3471-1
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:1.81 (V) [2]
1.83 (BT) [1]
1.81 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.02
Right ascension:18h24m10s [2]
Declination:-34°23'03" [2]
Distance:43.9 parsec
143.2 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):130.3 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):197.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.40

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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