34 Cygni is a variable star in the constellation of Cygnus.
34 Cygni visual magnitude is 4.81. Because of its moderate brightness, 34 Cygni should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about 34 Cygni:
34 Cygni is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 34 Cygni
34 Cygni is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of 34 Cygni are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 34 Cygni in the sky:
Visibility of 34 Cygni from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's 34 Cygni rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of 34 Cygni
The image below is a photograph of 34 Cygni from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of 34 Cygni is -0.005 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.004 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 34 Cygni from the Sun and relative movement
34 Cygni is distant 6,269.23 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 34 Cygni
34 Cygni belongs to spectral class B2
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 34 Cygni is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.