The star α-Ind

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

Name α-Ind
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 7869
HD 196171
HIP 101772
TYC 8411-1822-1
Gaia DR2- 6674382927491854848
Position
Constellation:Indus
Magnitude:3.10 (V)[1]
4.37 (BT)[1]
3.20 (VT)[1]
2.46 (RP)[2]
2.72 (G)[2]
3.63 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):0.99
Right Ascension:20h37m34s [2]
Declination:-47°17'28" [2]
Distance:29.1 parsec
95.0 lightyears [2]
Proper motion (speed):83.4 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):35.9°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.78

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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