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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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61 Piscium

Above the horizon.  Rise: 22:14 | Tran: 6:11 | Set: 14:04
Alt: 28.51°   Az: 268.52°   Direction: West

61 Piscium is a main-sequence star of spectral class F8 in the constellation of Pisces.

61 Piscium visual magnitude is 6.54. Because of its faintness, 61 Piscium is not visible to the naked eye.

61 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.

Image of 61 Piscium star
DSS2 image of 61 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of 61 Piscium during the next 1000 years (2.62 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.10 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


00h 49m 12s
+21° 03’ 31”
04h 41m 05s
05h 30m 18s


00h 47m 54s
+20° 55’ 31”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart 61 Piscium star
Simplified finder chart for 61 Piscium.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where 61 Piscium is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 61 Piscium. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

61 Piscium is distant 187.25 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

57.44 pc
187.25 ly
1 km/s
0.157 arcsec/y
0.006 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's 61 Piscium rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 68.9°
Max altitude: 59.6°
Azimuth: 291.1°