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Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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41 Aurigae

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 10.2°   Azimuth: 1.9°   Direction: North

41 Aurigae is a double main-sequence star of spectral class A3 in the constellation of Auriga.

41 Aurigae visual magnitude is 6.09. Because of its faintness, 41 Aurigae 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 41 Aurigae

Finder chart 41 Aurigae star
Simplified finder chart for 41 Aurigae.

41 Aurigae is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of 41 Aurigae are provided in the following table:

06h 11m 36s
+48° 42’ 39”
Image of 41 Aurigae star
DSS2 image of 41 Aurigae. The red arrow shows the motion of 41 Aurigae during the next 10000 years (3.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -8.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 41 Aurigae


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


41 Aurigae star system properties

41 Aurigae is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 41 Aurigae double sysyem:

7.7 arcsec

Alternative designations of 41 Aurigae


Visibility of 41 Aurigae from your location

41 Aurigae is circumpolar and transits at 11:55 UTC (altitude: 87.2°)