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35 Capricorni

35 Capricorni is a giant star in the constellation of Capricornus.

35 Capricorni visual magnitude is 5.78. Because of its reltive faintness, 35 Capricorni 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 Capricorni:

5.78
Giant
35 Capricorni is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 15°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 35 Capricorni

35 Capricorni 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 Capricorni are provided in the following table:

21h 27m 14s
-21° 11’ 45”
28.63°
-43.36°
Capricornus

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

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

Visibility of 35 Capricorni from your location

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

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

Azimuth: 111.2°
Max altitude: 17.3°
Azimuth: 248.8°
35 Capricorni is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of 35 Capricorni

The image below is a photograph of 35 Capricorni 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 Capricorni is -0.026 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.03 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of 35 Capricorni star
DSS2 image of 35 Capricorni. The red arrow shows the motion of 35 Capricorni during the next 10000 years (-4.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.00 arcmin in declination);

Distance of 35 Capricorni from the Sun and relative movement

35 Capricorni is distant 462.41 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.

141.84 pc
462.41 ly
23 km/s
-0.026 arcsec/year
-0.03 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of 35 Capricorni

35 Capricorni belongs to spectral class K5 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

0.02
K5III
3886K

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

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

Alternative designations of 35 Capricorni

35 Capricorni
SAO190349
SAO190349