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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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22 Piscium

Above the horizon.  Rise: 0:31 | Tran: 6:48 | Set: 13:01
Altitude: 29.6°   Azimuth: 231.7°   Direction: South-West

22 Piscium is a giant star of spectral class K4 in the constellation of Pisces.

22 Piscium visual magnitude is 5.55. Because of its faintness, 22 Piscium 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 22 Piscium

Finder chart 22 Piscium star
Simplified finder chart for 22 Piscium.

22 Piscium 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 22 Piscium are provided in the following table:

23h 51m 57s
+02° 55’ 49”
Image of 22 Piscium star
DSS2 image of 22 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of 22 Piscium during the next 10000 years (3.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 22 Piscium


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 22 Piscium is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 22 Piscium. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of 22 Piscium from the Sun and relative movement

22 Piscium is distant 1,181.16 light years from the Sun

362.32 pc
1,181.16 ly
0.02 arcsec/year
-0.015 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 22 Piscium


Visibility of 22 Piscium from your location

Today's 22 Piscium rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 87.1°
Max altitude: 41.5°
Azimuth: 272.9°