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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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60 Piscium

Below the horizon.  Rise: 1:19 | Tran: 7:51 | Set: 14:23
Altitude: -31.2°   Azimuth: 349.2°   Direction: North

60 Piscium is a giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Pisces.

60 Piscium visual magnitude is 5.99. Because of its faintness, 60 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 60 Piscium

Finder chart 60 Piscium star
Simplified finder chart for 60 Piscium.

60 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 60 Piscium are provided in the following table:

00h 47m 23s
+06° 44’ 26”
Image of 60 Piscium star
DSS2 image of 60 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of 60 Piscium during the next 10000 years (2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 60 Piscium


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 60 Piscium is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 60 Piscium. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of 60 Piscium from the Sun and relative movement

60 Piscium is distant 455.31 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.

139.66 pc
455.31 ly
14 km/s
0.014 arcsec/year
-0.015 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 60 Piscium


Visibility of 60 Piscium from your location

Today's 60 Piscium rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 83.3°
Max altitude: 45.3°
Azimuth: 276.7°