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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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54 Piscium

Above the horizon.  Rise: 23:25 | Tran: 7:23 | Set: 15:18
Altitude: 47.6°   Azimuth: 239.1°   Direction: West-South-West

54 Piscium is a variable and double hypergiant star of spectral class K0 in the constellation of Pisces.

54 Piscium visual magnitude is 5.87. Because of its faintness, 54 Piscium 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 54 Piscium

Finder chart 54 Piscium star
Simplified finder chart for 54 Piscium.

54 Piscium 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 54 Piscium are provided in the following table:

00h 39m 21s
+21° 15’ 02”
Image of 54 Piscium star
DSS2 image of 54 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of 54 Piscium during the next 1000 years (-7.73 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 54 Piscium


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 54 Piscium is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 54 Piscium. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

54 Piscium star system properties

54 Piscium 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 54 Piscium double sysyem:

122 arcsec

Distance of 54 Piscium from the Sun and relative movement

54 Piscium is distant 36.21 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 34 kilometers per second.

11.11 pc
36.21 ly
-34 km/s
-0.464 arcsec/year
-0.37 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 54 Piscium


Visibility of 54 Piscium from your location

Today's 54 Piscium rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 68.7°
Max altitude: 59.8°
Azimuth: 291.3°