Arkab Prior (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Arkab Prior 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 Arkab Prior
Object Type Star
Other Names
β¹-Sgr
HR 7337
HD 181454
HIP 95241
TYC 7943-2105-1
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:3.94 (V)[2]
3.83 (BT)[2]
3.94 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.09
Right Ascension:19h22m38s [2]
Declination:-44°27'32" [2]
Distance:116.0 parsec
378.2 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):32.1 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):163.1°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.38

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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