41 Draconis is a variable and multiple star in the constellation of Draco.
41 Draconis visual magnitude is 5.68. Because of its reltive faintness, 41 Draconis 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 41 Draconis:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 41 Draconis
41 Draconis is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of 41 Draconis are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 41 Draconis in the sky:
Visibility of 41 Draconis from your location
41 Draconis is circumpolar and transits at 13:19 UTC (altitude: 61.5°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of 41 Draconis
The image below is a photograph of 41 Draconis 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 41 Draconis is 0.042 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.122 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 41 Draconis from the Sun and relative movement
41 Draconis is distant 173.04 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 41 Draconis
41 Draconis belongs to spectral class F7
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 41 Draconis is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
41 Draconis star system properties
41 Draconis 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 Draconis double sysyem: