The star α-Lup

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of α-Lup
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), α-Lup is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 3° above the horizon.

Name α-Lup
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 5469
HD 129056
HIP 71860
TYC 8283-4134-1
Position
Constellation:Lupus
Brightness (V):Mag 2.3
Variable
B-V Color (mag):-0.16
Right Ascension:14h41m55s
Declination:-47°23'17"
Distance:137.0 parsec
446.6 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):32.7 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):215.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.39

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
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