The star κ-Oph

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , κ-Oph is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:45 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 33° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:24, 60° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:32, 38° above your south-western horizon.

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Name κ-Oph
Object Type Star
Other Names
27-Oph
HR 6299
HD 153210
HIP 83000
TYC 979-2198-1
Gaia DR2- 4444057469249575168
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:
Variable
3.19 (V) [1]
4.67 (BT) [1]
3.31 (VT) [1]
2.74 (G) [2]
3.72 (BP) [2]
2.42 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.16
Right ascension:16h57m39s [2]
Declination:+09°22'29" [2]
Distance:27.2 parsec
88.6 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):294.0 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):267.8°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):1.02

Ashburn

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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