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35 Aquilae

Altitude: -6.9°   Azimuth: 282.0°   Direction: West-North-West

35 Aquilae is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Aquila.

35 Aquilae visual magnitude is 5.8. Because of its reltive faintness, 35 Aquilae should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about 35 Aquilae:


35 Aquilae is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -6.9°
Azimuth: 282.0°
Direction: West-North-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 35 Aquilae

35 Aquilae 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 35 Aquilae are provided in the following table:

19h 29m 00s
+01° 57’ 01”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of 35 Aquilae in the sky:

Finder chart 35 Aquilae star
Simplified finder chart for 35 Aquilae.

Visibility of 35 Aquilae from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's 35 Aquilae rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 88.0°
Max altitude: 40.5°
Azimuth: 272.0°

Digitized Sky Survey image of 35 Aquilae

The image below is a photograph of 35 Aquilae 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 35 Aquilae is -0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.033 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of 35 Aquilae star
DSS2 image of 35 Aquilae. The red arrow shows the motion of 35 Aquilae during the next 10000 years (-0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of 35 Aquilae from the Sun and relative movement

35 Aquilae is distant 192.33 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

59.00 pc
192.33 ly
12 km/s
-0.003 arcsec/year
-0.033 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of 35 Aquilae

35 Aquilae belongs to spectral class A0 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 35 Aquilae is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 35 Aquilae. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of 35 Aquilae