Arkab Posterior (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Arkab Posterior is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 4° above the horizon.

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Name Arkab Posterior
Object Type Star
Other Names
β²-Sgr
HR 7343
HD 181623
HIP 95294
TYC 7943-2106-1
Gaia DR2- 6664407333373349376
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:4.28 (V) [1]
4.67 (BT) [1]
4.31 (VT) [1]
4.10 (G) [2]
4.37 (BP) [2]
3.87 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.30
Right ascension:19h23m13s [2]
Declination:-44°48'00" [2]
Distance:40.1 parsec
130.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):108.7 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):119.6°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):1.26

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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