The star κ-Cen

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , κ-Cen is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 6° above the horizon.

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Name κ-Cen
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 5576
HD 132200
NSV 6873
HIP 73334
TYC 7828-3520-1
Gaia DR2- 5908713025970034560
Position
Constellation:Centaurus
Magnitude:
Variable
3.10 (V)[1]
2.88 (BT)[1]
3.08 (VT)[1]
3.09 (G)[2]
6.64 (BP)[2]
3.37 (RP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.17
Right Ascension:14h59m09s [2]
Declination:-42°06'15" [2]
Distance:134.0 parsec
436.7 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):31.9 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):219.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.54

Fairfield

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Longitude:
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41.14°N
73.26°W
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