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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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11 Cygni

Below the horizon.  Rise: 14:02 | Tran: 0:43 | Set: 11:28
Alt: -1.39°   Az: 355.63°   Direction: North

11 Cygni is a main-sequence star of spectral class B8 in the constellation of Cygnus.

11 Cygni visual magnitude is 6.05. Because of its faintness, 11 Cygni 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.

Image of 11 Cygni star
DSS2 image of 11 Cygni. The red arrow shows the motion of 11 Cygni during the next 100000 years (13.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


19h 36m 41s
+37° 00’ 00”
11h 38m 06s
07h 14m 47s


19h 35m 48s
+36° 56’ 39”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

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

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where 11 Cygni is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

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

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

11 Cygni is distant 737.56 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.

-15 km/s
0.008 arcsec/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's 11 Cygni rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 53.0°
Max altitude: 75.5°
Azimuth: 307.0°