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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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5 Trianguli

Above the horizon.  Rise: 0:16 | Tran: 9:38 | Set: 18:57
Altitude: 23.3°   Azimuth: 291.9°   Direction: West-North-West

5 Trianguli is a variable star of spectral class A1 in the constellation of Triangulum.

5 Trianguli visual magnitude is 6.23. Because of its faintness, 5 Trianguli 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 5 Trianguli

Finder chart 5 Trianguli star
Simplified finder chart for 5 Trianguli.

5 Trianguli 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 5 Trianguli are provided in the following table:

02h 11m 25s
+31° 31’ 35”
142.27°
-28.32°
Triangulum
Image of 5 Trianguli star
DSS2 image of 5 Trianguli. The red arrow shows the motion of 5 Trianguli during the next 10000 years (5.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 5 Trianguli

6.23

0.38
A1
8932K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 5 Trianguli is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 5 Trianguli. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of 5 Trianguli from the Sun and relative movement

5 Trianguli is distant 482.25 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

147.93 pc
482.25 ly
11 km/s
0.035 arcsec/year
-0.013 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 5 Trianguli

5 Trianguli
SAO55338
SAO55338

Visibility of 5 Trianguli from your location

Today's 5 Trianguli rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 58.5°
Max altitude: 70.0°
Azimuth: 301.5°