ν-Tau (Star)

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From Washington , ν-Tau is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:20 (MDT) – 3 hours and 7 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 21° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:14.

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Name ν-Tau
Object type Star
Other names
ν-Tau
Nu Tauri
38-Tau
38 Tauri
HR 1251[1]
HD 25490
HIP 18907[3]
TYC 79-1585-1[2]
Gaia EDR3- 3297007356736766080[4]
Position
Right ascension:04h03m09s [4]
Declination:+05°59'21" [4]
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:3.88 (V) [2]
3.94 (BT) [2]
3.89 (VT) [2]
3.91 (G) [4]
3.91 (BP) [4]
3.84 (RP) [4]
Distance:37.8 parsec
123.3 lightyrs [4]
B-V Color (mag):0.04
Proper motion (speed):6.5 mas/yr[4]
Proper motion (pos ang):126.7°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.99
Visibility from Washington

All times shown in Washington local time.

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37.13°N
113.51°W
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