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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:15 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:56
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37 Ceti

Above the horizon.  Rise: 0:39 | Tran: 6:02 | Set: 11:20
Alt: 27.23°   Az: 206.97°   Direction: South-South-West

37 Ceti is a variable and double main-sequence star of spectral class F5 in the constellation of Cetus.

37 Ceti visual magnitude is 5.13. Because of its faintness, 37 Ceti is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Image of 37 Ceti star
DSS2 image of 37 Ceti. The red arrow shows the motion of 37 Ceti during the next 1000 years (2.12 arcmin in Right Ascension and 4.55 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

01h 15m 38s
-07° 47’ 36”
01h 36m 05s
02h 51m 43s

J2000

01h 14m 23s
-07° 55’ 23”

Galactic Coordinates

139.8°
-70.04°

Finder Chart

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

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.13
Main-sequence

3.19
F5V
6576K

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

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

Star System Properties

37 Ceti is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 37 Ceti double sysyem:

5.13
7.83
2.7
49.8 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

37 Ceti is distant 79.49 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 22 kilometers per second.

24.38
79.49
22 km/s
0.127 arcsec/y
0.273"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO129193
SAO129193
Gl 54.2A

Visibility from Your Location

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

Azimuth: 97.8°
Max altitude: 30.7°
Azimuth: 262.2°