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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:57 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:10
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30 Piscium

Below the horizon.  Rise: 0:07 | Tran: 5:39 | Set: 11:07
Altitude: -16.0°   Azimuth: 79.3°   Direction: East

30 Piscium is a variable giant star of spectral class M3 in the constellation of Pisces.

30 Piscium visual magnitude is 4.41. Because of its moderate brightness, 30 Piscium 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.

30 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 30 Piscium star
DSS2 image of 30 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of 30 Piscium during the next 10000 years (8.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.83 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

00h 03m 12s
-05° 52’ 39”

J2000 Coordinates

00h 01m 57s
-06° 00’ 51”

Galactic Coordinates

91.58°
-65.83°

Finder Chart

Finder chart 30 Piscium star
Simplified finder chart for 30 Piscium.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

4.41
Giant

-1.11
M3III
3608K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 30 Piscium is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 30 Piscium. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

30 Piscium is distant 414.76 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

127.23 pc
414.76 ly
-12 km/s
0.051 arcsec/y
-0.041 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO147042
SAO147042

Visibility from Your Location

Today's 30 Piscium rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 96.0°
Max altitude: 32.5°
Azimuth: 264.0°