58 Geminorum is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Gemini.
58 Geminorum visual magnitude is 6.02. Because of its reltive faintness, 58 Geminorum 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 58 Geminorum:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 58 Geminorum
58 Geminorum 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 58 Geminorum are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 58 Geminorum in the sky:
Visibility of 58 Geminorum from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of 58 Geminorum
The image below is a photograph of 58 Geminorum 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 58 Geminorum is -0.022 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.036 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 58 Geminorum from the Sun and relative movement
58 Geminorum is distant 311.66 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 58 Geminorum
58 Geminorum belongs to spectral class A1 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 58 Geminorum is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.