47 Camelopardalis is a double star in the constellation of Camelopardalis.
47 Camelopardalis visual magnitude is 6.35. Because of its reltive faintness, 47 Camelopardalis 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 47 Camelopardalis:
47 Camelopardalis is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 47 Camelopardalis
47 Camelopardalis 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 47 Camelopardalis are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 47 Camelopardalis in the sky:
Visibility of 47 Camelopardalis from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
47 Camelopardalis is circumpolar and transits at 14:03 UTC (altitude: 81.6°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of 47 Camelopardalis
The image below is a photograph of 47 Camelopardalis 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 47 Camelopardalis is 0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.014 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 47 Camelopardalis from the Sun and relative movement
47 Camelopardalis is distant 229.09 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 47 Camelopardalis
47 Camelopardalis belongs to spectral class A8
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 47 Camelopardalis is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
47 Camelopardalis star system properties
47 Camelopardalis is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of medium or large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 47 Camelopardalis double sysyem: