The star α-Tel

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

Name α-Tel
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 6897
HD 169467
HIP 90422
TYC 8359-3650-1
Gaia DR2- 6709267613951019904
Position
Constellation:Telescopium
Magnitude:3.45 (V)[1]
3.25 (BT)[1]
3.44 (VT)[1]
3.66 (RP)[2]
3.50 (G)[2]
3.51 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.15
Right Ascension:18h26m58s [2]
Declination:-45°58'07" [2]
Distance:76.1 parsec
248.2 lightyears [2]
Proper motion (speed):54.5 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):198.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-0.96

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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