Rasalgethi (Star)

Image of Rasalgethi
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Rasalgethi will become visible at around 20:01 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 54° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 1 minute after the Sun at 01:00.

Name Rasalgethi
Object Type Star
Other Names
Alp Her
α¹-Her
64-Her
HR 6406
HD 156014
HIP 84345
TYC 990-2133-1
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Brightness (V):Mag 3.3
Variable
B-V Color (mag):1.36
Right Ascension:17h14m38s
Declination:+14°23'25"
Proper motion (speed):33.5 mas/yr
Proper motion (pos ang):348.4°

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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