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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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28 Pegasi

Above the horizon.  Rise: 19:48 | Tran: 3:44 | Set: 11:37
Altitude: 42.7°   Azimuth: 247.8°   Direction: West-South-West

28 Pegasi is a giant star of spectral class A3 in the constellation of Pegasus.

28 Pegasi visual magnitude is 6.46. Because of its faintness, 28 Pegasi 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.

28 Pegasi 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 28 Pegasi star
DSS2 image of 28 Pegasi. The red arrow shows the motion of 28 Pegasi during the next 100000 years (0.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -13.33 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

22h 11m 39s
+21° 05’ 58”

J2000 Coordinates

22h 10m 30s
+20° 58’ 41”

Galactic Coordinates

79.8°
-28.11°

Finder Chart

Finder chart 28 Pegasi star
Simplified finder chart for 28 Pegasi.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.46
Giant

-0.08
A3III
8839K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 28 Pegasi is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 28 Pegasi. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

28 Pegasi is distant 662.60 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.

203.25 pc
662.60 ly
8 km/s
-0.008 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO90287
SAO90287

Visibility from Your Location

Today's 28 Pegasi rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 69.0°
Max altitude: 59.5°
Azimuth: 291.0°