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41 Leonis Minoris

41 Leonis Minoris is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Leo Minor.

41 Leonis Minoris visual magnitude is 5.08. Because of its reltive faintness, 41 Leonis Minoris 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 Leonis Minoris:

5.08
Main-sequence
41 Leonis Minoris is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 59°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 41 Leonis Minoris

41 Leonis Minoris 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 41 Leonis Minoris are provided in the following table:

10h 43m 24s
+23° 11’ 17”
213.52°
60.84°
Leo Minor

The simplified sky map below shows the position of 41 Leonis Minoris in the sky:

Finder chart 41 Leonis Minoris star
Simplified finder chart for 41 Leonis Minoris.

Visibility of 41 Leonis Minoris from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's 41 Leonis Minoris rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 66.8°
Max altitude: 61.7°
Azimuth: 293.2°
41 Leonis Minoris is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of 41 Leonis Minoris

The image below is a photograph of 41 Leonis Minoris 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 Leonis Minoris is -0.116 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.009 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of 41 Leonis Minoris star
DSS2 image of 41 Leonis Minoris. The red arrow shows the motion of 41 Leonis Minoris during the next 1000 years (-1.93 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.15 arcmin in declination);

Distance of 41 Leonis Minoris from the Sun and relative movement

41 Leonis Minoris is distant 207.38 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.

63.61 pc
207.38 ly
19 km/s
-0.116 arcsec/year
0.009 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of 41 Leonis Minoris

41 Leonis Minoris belongs to spectral class A3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

1.06
A3V
9652K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 41 Leonis Minoris is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 41 Leonis Minoris. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of 41 Leonis Minoris

41 Leonis Minoris
SAO81490
SAO81490