The star σ-Pup

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , σ-Pup is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 7° above the horizon.

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Name σ-Pup
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 2878
HD 59717
HIP 36377
TYC 7655-2687-1
Position
Constellation:Puppis
Magnitude:3.25 (V)[1]
5.24 (BT)[1]
3.42 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.55
Right Ascension:07h29m13s [1]
Declination:-43°18'05" [1]
Distance:59.4 parsec
193.6 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):197.5 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):342.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-0.61

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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