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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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134 Tauri

Above the horizon.  Rise: 5:29 | Tran: 12:33 | Set: 19:36
Altitude: 32.4°   Azimuth: 112.3°   Direction: East-South-East

134 Tauri is a double sub-giant star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Taurus.

134 Tauri visual magnitude is 4.91. Because of its moderate brightness, 134 Tauri is easily visible to the naked eye from locations with dark skies, while it might be barely visible, or not visible at all, from light-polluted skies.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 134 Tauri

Finder chart 134 Tauri star
Simplified finder chart for 134 Tauri.

134 Tauri 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 134 Tauri are provided in the following table:

05h 49m 32s
+12° 39’ 03”
Image of 134 Tauri star
DSS2 image of 134 Tauri. The red arrow shows the motion of 134 Tauri during the next 10000 years (-3.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 134 Tauri


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 134 Tauri is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 134 Tauri. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

134 Tauri star system properties

134 Tauri is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 134 Tauri double sysyem:

18.9 arcsec

Distance of 134 Tauri from the Sun and relative movement

134 Tauri is distant 271.67 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.

83.33 pc
271.67 ly
18 km/s
-0.02 arcsec/year
-0.024 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 134 Tauri


Visibility of 134 Tauri from your location

Today's 134 Tauri rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 77.3°
Max altitude: 51.2°
Azimuth: 282.7°