Peacock (Star)

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From San Diego , Peacock 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 Peacock
Object type Star
Other names
Peacock
α-Pav
Alpha Pavonis
HR 7790[1]
HD 193924
NSV 13060
HIP 100751[5]
TYC 8785-1898-1[4]
Position
Constellation:Pavo
Magnitude:
Variable
1.92 (V) [3]
1.76 (BT) [2]
1.90 (VT) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.12
Right ascension:20h25m38s [3]
Declination:-56°44'05" [3]
Distance:54.8 parsec
178.7 lightyrs [5]
Proper motion (speed):86.3 mas/yr [5]
Proper motion (pos ang):175.4°
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.77
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32.72°N
117.16°W
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