The star α-Tuc

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

Name α-Tuc
Object Type Star
Other Names
HR 8502
HD 211416
HIP 110130
TYC 9117-1947-1
Position
Constellation:Tucana
Magnitude:2.85 (V)[2]
4.68 (BT)[2]
3.00 (VT)[2]
B-V Color (mag):1.43
Right Ascension:22h18m30s [2]
Declination:-60°15'34" [2]
Distance:55.9 parsec
182.1 lightyears [1]
Proper motion (speed):67.9 mas/yr [1]
Proper motion (pos ang):243.0°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-0.89

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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