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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
🌅 Sunrise: 5:54  ☀️ Transit: 12:05  🌅 Sunset: 18:16

19 Leonis Minoris

19 Leonis Minoris is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Leo Minor.

19 Leonis Minoris visual magnitude is 5.14. Because of its reltive faintness, 19 Leonis Minoris should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about 19 Leonis Minoris:

19 Leonis Minoris is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 69°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 19 Leonis Minoris

19 Leonis Minoris 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 19 Leonis Minoris are provided in the following table:

09h 57m 41s
+41° 03’ 20”
Leo Minor

The simplified sky map below shows the position of 19 Leonis Minoris in the sky:

Finder chart 19 Leonis Minoris star
Simplified finder chart for 19 Leonis Minoris.

Visibility of 19 Leonis Minoris from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

19 Leonis Minoris is circumpolar and transits at 21:49 UTC (altitude: 79.6°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of 19 Leonis Minoris

The image below is a photograph of 19 Leonis Minoris from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of 19 Leonis Minoris is -0.117 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.025 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of 19 Leonis Minoris star
DSS2 image of 19 Leonis Minoris. The red arrow shows the motion of 19 Leonis Minoris during the next 1000 years (-1.95 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.42 arcmin in declination);

Distance of 19 Leonis Minoris from the Sun and relative movement

19 Leonis Minoris is distant 94.19 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.

28.89 pc
94.19 ly
-10 km/s
-0.117 arcsec/year
-0.025 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of 19 Leonis Minoris

19 Leonis Minoris belongs to spectral class F6 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 19 Leonis Minoris is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

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

Alternative designations of 19 Leonis Minoris

19 Leonis Minoris