Rasalgethi (Star)

Image of Rasalgethi
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Ashburn (click to change), Rasalgethi will become visible at around 17:53 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 24° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 18 minutes after the Sun at 20:04.

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°

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

Color scheme