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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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32 Geminorum

Above the horizon.  Rise: 6:25 | Tran: 13:29 | Set: 20:32
Altitude: 34.7°   Azimuth: 116.2°   Direction: East-South-East

32 Geminorum is a variable giant star of spectral class A9 in the constellation of Gemini.

32 Geminorum visual magnitude is 6.46. Because of its faintness, 32 Geminorum 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 32 Geminorum

Finder chart 32 Geminorum star
Simplified finder chart for 32 Geminorum.

32 Geminorum 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 32 Geminorum are provided in the following table:

06h 45m 54s
+12° 41’ 36”
Image of 32 Geminorum star
DSS2 image of 32 Geminorum. The red arrow shows the motion of 32 Geminorum during the next 100000 years (1.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 3.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 32 Geminorum


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 32 Geminorum is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 32 Geminorum. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of 32 Geminorum from the Sun and relative movement

32 Geminorum is distant 1,139.86 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

349.65 pc
1,139.86 ly
9 km/s
0.001 arcsec/year
0.002 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 32 Geminorum

32 Geminorum

Visibility of 32 Geminorum from your location

Today's 32 Geminorum rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 77.3°
Max altitude: 51.2°
Azimuth: 282.7°