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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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26 Piscium

Above the horizon.  Rise: 22:40 | Tran: 5:18 | Set: 11:52
Alt: 8.35°   Az: 271.10°   Direction: West

26 Piscium is a main-sequence star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Pisces.

26 Piscium visual magnitude is 6.21. Because of its faintness, 26 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.

26 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.

Image of 26 Piscium star
DSS2 image of 26 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of 26 Piscium during the next 10000 years (3.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


23h 56m 23s
+07° 12’ 27”
05h 42m 32s
05h 38m 55s


23h 55m 07s
+07° 04’ 15”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart 26 Piscium star
Simplified finder chart for 26 Piscium.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where 26 Piscium is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 26 Piscium. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

26 Piscium is distant 403.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.

123.76 pc
403.47 ly
17 km/s
0.021 arcsec/y
-0.019 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's 26 Piscium rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 82.8°
Max altitude: 45.7°
Azimuth: 277.2°