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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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33 Vulpeculae

Below the horizon.  Rise: 20:21 | Tran: 4:26 | Set: 12:28
Altitude: -16.1°   Azimuth: 356.6°   Direction: North

33 Vulpeculae is a giant star of spectral class K3 in the constellation of Vulpecula.

33 Vulpeculae visual magnitude is 5.31. Because of its faintness, 33 Vulpeculae 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 33 Vulpeculae

Finder chart 33 Vulpeculae star
Simplified finder chart for 33 Vulpeculae.

33 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 33 Vulpeculae are provided in the following table:

20h 58m 16s
+22° 19’ 32”
Image of 33 Vulpeculae star
DSS2 image of 33 Vulpeculae. The red arrow shows the motion of 33 Vulpeculae during the next 100000 years (-5.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 33 Vulpeculae


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 33 Vulpeculae is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 33 Vulpeculae. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of 33 Vulpeculae from the Sun and relative movement

33 Vulpeculae is distant 397.08 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

121.80 pc
397.08 ly
-28 km/s
-0.003 arcsec/year
-0.003 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 33 Vulpeculae

33 Vulpeculae

Visibility of 33 Vulpeculae from your location

Today's 33 Vulpeculae rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 67.7°
Max altitude: 60.8°
Azimuth: 292.3°