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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
wb_twilight   (Astronomical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?

14 Arietis

Below the horizon.  Rise: 1:01 | Tran: 9:29 | Set: 17:56
Altitude: -7.5°   Azimuth: 29.1°   Direction: North-North-East

14 Arietis is a multiple giant star of spectral class F2 in the constellation of Aries.

14 Arietis visual magnitude is 4.98. Because of its moderate brightness, 14 Arietis 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 14 Arietis

Finder chart 14 Arietis star
Simplified finder chart for 14 Arietis.

14 Arietis is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of 14 Arietis are provided in the following table:

02h 09m 25s
+25° 56’ 22”
Image of 14 Arietis star
DSS2 image of 14 Arietis. The red arrow shows the motion of 14 Arietis during the next 10000 years (12.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 14 Arietis


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 14 Arietis is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 14 Arietis. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

14 Arietis star system properties

14 Arietis is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 14 Arietis double sysyem:

105.9 arcsec

Distance of 14 Arietis from the Sun and relative movement

14 Arietis is distant 319.92 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

98.14 pc
319.92 ly
1 km/s
0.075 arcsec/year
-0.039 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 14 Arietis


Visibility of 14 Arietis from your location

Today's 14 Arietis rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 64.1°
Max altitude: 64.5°
Azimuth: 295.9°