The star α-Cir

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of α-Cir
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), α-Cir is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

Name α-Cir
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 5463
HD 128898
HIP 71908
TYC 9015-1445-1
Gaia DR2- 5849837854817580672
Position
Constellation:Circinus
Magnitude:
Variable
3.16 (V)[1]
3.47 (BT)[1]
3.19 (VT)[1]
2.95 (RP)[2]
3.02 (G)[2]
6.41 (BP)[2]
B-V Color (mag):0.24
Right Ascension:14h42m29s [2]
Declination:-64°58'34" [2]
Distance:15.9 parsec
51.8 lightyears [2]
Proper motion (speed):300.6 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):219.3°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):2.16

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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