36 Andromedae is a variable and multiple sub-giant star in the constellation of Andromeda.
36 Andromedae visual magnitude is 5.47. Because of its reltive faintness, 36 Andromedae 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 36 Andromedae:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 36 Andromedae
36 Andromedae 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 36 Andromedae are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 36 Andromedae in the sky:
Visibility of 36 Andromedae from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of 36 Andromedae
The image below is a photograph of 36 Andromedae 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 36 Andromedae is 0.131 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.031 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 36 Andromedae from the Sun and relative movement
36 Andromedae is distant 126.90 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 36 Andromedae
36 Andromedae belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 36 Andromedae is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
36 Andromedae star system properties
36 Andromedae is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 36 Andromedae double sysyem: