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Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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19 Camelopardalis

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 25.9°   Azimuth: 4.8°   Direction: North

19 Camelopardalis is a double hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Camelopardalis.

19 Camelopardalis visual magnitude is 6.15. Because of its faintness, 19 Camelopardalis 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 19 Camelopardalis

Finder chart 19 Camelopardalis star
Simplified finder chart for 19 Camelopardalis.

19 Camelopardalis is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of 19 Camelopardalis are provided in the following table:

05h 37m 15s
+64° 09’ 16”
Image of 19 Camelopardalis star
DSS2 image of 19 Camelopardalis. The red arrow shows the motion of 19 Camelopardalis during the next 10000 years (0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -11.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 19 Camelopardalis


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 19 Camelopardalis is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 19 Camelopardalis. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

19 Camelopardalis star system properties

19 Camelopardalis is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of medium or large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 19 Camelopardalis double sysyem:

1.6 arcsec

Distance of 19 Camelopardalis from the Sun and relative movement

19 Camelopardalis is distant 371.72 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

114.03 pc
371.72 ly
-12 km/s
0.003 arcsec/year
-0.07 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 19 Camelopardalis

19 Camelopardalis

Visibility of 19 Camelopardalis from your location

19 Camelopardalis is circumpolar and transits at 11:20 UTC (altitude: 77.3°)