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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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29 Vulpeculae

Below the horizon.  Rise: 19:41 | Tran: 3:39 | Set: 11:33
Altitude: -8.8°   Azimuth: 38.6°   Direction: North-East

29 Vulpeculae is a hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Vulpecula.

29 Vulpeculae visual magnitude is 4.82. Because of its moderate brightness, 29 Vulpeculae is easily visible to the naked eye from locations with dark skies, while it might be barely visible, or not visible at all, from light-polluted skies.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 29 Vulpeculae

Finder chart 29 Vulpeculae star
Simplified finder chart for 29 Vulpeculae.

29 Vulpeculae 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 29 Vulpeculae are provided in the following table:

20h 38m 31s
+21° 12’ 03”
Image of 29 Vulpeculae star
DSS2 image of 29 Vulpeculae. The red arrow shows the motion of 29 Vulpeculae during the next 10000 years (11.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 29 Vulpeculae


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 29 Vulpeculae is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 29 Vulpeculae. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of 29 Vulpeculae from the Sun and relative movement

29 Vulpeculae is distant 213.49 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.

65.49 pc
213.49 ly
-18 km/s
0.071 arcsec/year
0.005 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 29 Vulpeculae

29 Vulpeculae

Visibility of 29 Vulpeculae from your location

Today's 29 Vulpeculae rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 68.8°
Max altitude: 59.7°
Azimuth: 291.2°