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 Seattle , Acubens is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:17 (PDT) – 3 hours and 36 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 22° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:38.

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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) [1]
4.43 (BT) [1]
4.27 (VT) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.14
Right ascension:08h58m29s [1]
Declination:+11°51'27" [1]
Distance:57.7 parsec
188.2 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):52.4 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):124.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.45

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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