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

Above the horizon.  Rise: 2:38 | Tran: 10:40 | Set: 18:43
Altitude: 34.5°   Azimuth: 96.8°   Direction: East

32 Tauri is a sub-giant star of spectral class F2 in the constellation of Taurus.

32 Tauri visual magnitude is 5.63. Because of its faintness, 32 Tauri 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 Tauri

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

32 Tauri 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 Tauri are provided in the following table:

03h 56m 52s
+22° 28’ 41”
Image of 32 Tauri star
DSS2 image of 32 Tauri. The red arrow shows the motion of 32 Tauri during the next 1000 years (1.15 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.93 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 32 Tauri


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


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

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

Distance of 32 Tauri from the Sun and relative movement

32 Tauri is distant 146.12 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 32 kilometers per second.

44.82 pc
146.12 ly
32 km/s
0.069 arcsec/year
-0.116 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 32 Tauri


Visibility of 32 Tauri from your location

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

Azimuth: 67.5°
Max altitude: 61.0°
Azimuth: 292.5°