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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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59 Pegasi

Below the horizon.  Rise: 21:52 | Tran: 4:39 | Set: 11:21
Alt: -4.20°   Az: 70.12°   Direction: East-North-East

59 Pegasi is a main-sequence star of spectral class A5 in the constellation of Pegasus.

59 Pegasi visual magnitude is 5.16. Because of its faintness, 59 Pegasi 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.

59 Pegasi is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of 59 Pegasi star
DSS2 image of 59 Pegasi. The red arrow shows the motion of 59 Pegasi during the next 100000 years (-10.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -10.00 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


23h 12m 58s
+08° 51’ 13”
16h 46m 36s
15h 59m 35s


23h 11m 44s
+08° 43’ 12”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart 59 Pegasi star
Simplified finder chart for 59 Pegasi.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where 59 Pegasi is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 59 Pegasi. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

59 Pegasi is distant 252.91 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.

77.58 pc
252.91 ly
10 km/s
-0.006 arcsec/y
-0.006 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's 59 Pegasi rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 81.1°
Max altitude: 47.4°
Azimuth: 278.9°