45 Pegasi is a giant star in the constellation of Pegasus.
45 Pegasi visual magnitude is 6.25. Because of its reltive faintness, 45 Pegasi 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 45 Pegasi:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 45 Pegasi
45 Pegasi 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 45 Pegasi are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 45 Pegasi in the sky:
Visibility of 45 Pegasi from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of 45 Pegasi
The image below is a photograph of 45 Pegasi 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 45 Pegasi is -0.026 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.056 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 45 Pegasi from the Sun and relative movement
45 Pegasi is distant 350.91 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 22 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 45 Pegasi
45 Pegasi belongs to spectral class G6
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 45 Pegasi is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.