Acubens (Star)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Washington , Acubens is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 8° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name Acubens
Object Type Star
Other Names
α-Cnc
65-Cnc
HR 3572
HD 76756
NSV 4327
HIP 44066
TYC 814-3029-1
Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:
Variable
4.25 (V)[2]
4.43 (BT)[2]
4.27 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):0.14
Right Ascension:08h58m29s [2]
Declination:+11°51'27" [2]
Distance:55.2 parsec
180.1 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):51.9 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):126.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.54

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37.13°N
113.51°W
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