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Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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11 Camelopardalis

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 66.18°   Az: 55.78°   Direction: North-East

11 Camelopardalis is a variable and multiple main-sequence star of spectral class B2 in the constellation of Camelopardalis.

11 Camelopardalis visual magnitude is 5.08. Because of its faintness, 11 Camelopardalis is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

11 Camelopardalis is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of 11 Camelopardalis star
DSS2 image of 11 Camelopardalis. The red arrow shows the motion of 11 Camelopardalis during the next 100000 years (-8.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -13.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


05h 08m 17s
+59° 00’ 13”
21h 18m 19s
02h 26m 36s


05h 06m 08s
+58° 58’ 20”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart 11 Camelopardalis star
Simplified finder chart for 11 Camelopardalis.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where 11 Camelopardalis is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 11 Camelopardalis. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

11 Camelopardalis is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 11 Camelopardalis double sysyem:

180.5 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

11 Camelopardalis is distant 670.78 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

205.76 pc
670.78 ly
-11 km/s
-0.005 arcsec/y
-0.008 "/y

Alternative Designations

11 Camelopardalis

Visibility from Your Location

11 Camelopardalis is circumpolar and transits at 09:29 UTC (altitude: 82.5°)