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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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17 Draconis

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 44.3°   Azimuth: 55.7°   Direction: North-East

17 Draconis is a multiple main-sequence star of spectral class A1 in the constellation of Draco.

17 Draconis visual magnitude is 6.53. Because of its faintness, 17 Draconis is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 17 Draconis

Finder chart 17 Draconis star
Simplified finder chart for 17 Draconis.

17 Draconis 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 17 Draconis are provided in the following table:

16h 36m 14s
+52° 55’ 27”
Image of 17 Draconis star
DSS2 image of 17 Draconis. The red arrow shows the motion of 17 Draconis during the next 10000 years (-1.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 4.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 17 Draconis


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


Alternative designations of 17 Draconis

17 Draconis

Visibility of 17 Draconis from your location

17 Draconis is circumpolar and transits at 22:41 UTC (altitude: 88.6°)