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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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58 Ursae Majoris

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 22.42°   Az: 48.16°   Direction: North-East

58 Ursae Majoris is a main-sequence star of spectral class F4 in the constellation of Ursa Major.

58 Ursae Majoris visual magnitude is 5.94. Because of its faintness, 58 Ursae Majoris 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.

58 Ursae Majoris is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of 58 Ursae Majoris star
DSS2 image of 58 Ursae Majoris. The red arrow shows the motion of 58 Ursae Majoris during the next 10000 years (-8.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 13.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

11h 31m 50s
+43° 02’ 16”
16h 41m 41s
04h 13m 31s

J2000

11h 30m 31s
+43° 10’ 23”

Galactic Coordinates

163.28°
67.08°

Finder Chart

Finder chart 58 Ursae Majoris star
Simplified finder chart for 58 Ursae Majoris.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.94
Main-sequence

2.19
F4V
6435K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 58 Ursae Majoris is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 58 Ursae Majoris. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

58 Ursae Majoris is distant 182.94 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 30 kilometers per second.

56.12 pc
182.94 ly
-30 km/s
-0.05 arcsec/y
0.083 "/y

Alternative Designations

58 Ursae Majoris
SAO43787
SAO43787

Visibility from Your Location

58 Ursae Majoris is circumpolar and transits at 15:51 UTC (altitude: 81.6°)