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
Position
Constellation:Indus
Brightness (V):Mag 3.1
B-V Color (mag):0.99
Right Ascension:20h37m33s
Declination:-47°17'29"
Distance:32.1 parsec
104.5 lightyears
Proper motion (speed):84.3 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):37.4°
Source for distance: The Tycho Catalogue (ESA 1997)
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.57

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
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