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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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37 Cancri

Below the horizon.  Rise: 8:58 | Tran: 15:44 | Set: 22:31
Altitude: -28.6°   Azimuth: 8.7°   Direction: North

37 Cancri is a main-sequence star of spectral class A1 in the constellation of Cancer.

37 Cancri visual magnitude is 6.53. Because of its faintness, 37 Cancri is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 37 Cancri

Finder chart 37 Cancri star
Simplified finder chart for 37 Cancri.

37 Cancri 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 37 Cancri are provided in the following table:

08h 38m 05s
+09° 34’ 28”
Image of 37 Cancri star
DSS2 image of 37 Cancri. The red arrow shows the motion of 37 Cancri during the next 10000 years (-6.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 37 Cancri


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 37 Cancri is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 37 Cancri. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of 37 Cancri from the Sun and relative movement

37 Cancri is distant 373.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

114.42 pc
373.00 ly
28 km/s
-0.039 arcsec/year
-0.007 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 37 Cancri


Visibility of 37 Cancri from your location

Today's 37 Cancri rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 80.4°
Max altitude: 48.1°
Azimuth: 279.6°