The star β-Gru

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , β-Gru is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 0° above the horizon.

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Name β-Gru
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 8636
HD 214952
HIP 112122
TYC 8446-1644-1
Position
Constellation:Grus
Magnitude:
Variable
2.12 (V)[2]
4.13 (BT)[2]
2.29 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):1.57
Right Ascension:22h42m40s [2]
Declination:-46°53'04" [2]
Distance:55.6 parsec
181.1 lightyrs [1]
Proper motion (speed):134.5 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):92.5°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.60

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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