The star β-Cnc

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), β-Cnc is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 1° below the horizon at dawn.

Name β-Cnc
Object Type Star
Other Names
17-Cnc
HR 3249
HD 69267
NSV 3973
HIP 40526
TYC 794-1622-1
Gaia DR2- 3098404220677760512
Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:
Variable
3.52 (V)[1]
5.47 (BT)[1]
3.68 (VT)[1]
2.35 (RP)[2]
2.93 (G)[2]
3.97 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):1.52
Right Ascension:08h16m30s [2]
Declination:+09°11'07" [2]
Distance:90.5 parsec
295.2 lightyears [2]
Proper motion (speed):70.6 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):223.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.26

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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