12 Leporis is a star in the constellation of Lepus.
12 Leporis visual magnitude is 5.87. Because of its reltive faintness, 12 Leporis should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The proper motion of 12 Leporis is -0.004 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.018 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Key facts about 12 Leporis
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 12 Leporis
12 Leporis is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of 12 Leporis are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 12 Leporis in the sky:
Visibility of 12 Leporis from your location
Today's 12 Leporis rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Distance of 12 Leporis from the Sun and relative movement
12 Leporis is distant 765.26 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 12 Leporis
12 Leporis belongs to spectral class A2
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 12 Leporis is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.