The star κ-Sco

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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-Sco is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 9° above the horizon.

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Name κ-Sco
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 6580
HD 160578
HIP 86670
TYC 7885-2065-1
Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:
Variable
2.39 (V)[2]
2.16 (BT)[1]
2.36 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.17
Right Ascension:17h42m29s [2]
Declination:-39°01'47" [2]
Distance:148.1 parsec
483.0 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):26.2 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):193.3°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.46

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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