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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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62 Arietis

Above the horizon.  Rise: 23:47 | Tran: 8:33 | Set: 17:15
Alt: 38.38°   Az: 267.53°   Direction: West

62 Arietis is a giant star of spectral class G5 in the constellation of Aries.

62 Arietis visual magnitude is 5.52. Because of its faintness, 62 Arietis 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.

Image of 62 Arietis star
DSS2 image of 62 Arietis. The red arrow shows the motion of 62 Arietis during the next 10000 years (1.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


03h 23m 40s
+27° 41’ 38”
04h 08m 46s
07h 32m 26s


03h 22m 11s
+27° 36’ 27”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart 62 Arietis star
Simplified finder chart for 62 Arietis.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where 62 Arietis is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 62 Arietis. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

62 Arietis is distant 973.13 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.

6 km/s
0.009 arcsec/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's 62 Arietis rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 62.3°
Max altitude: 66.2°
Azimuth: 297.7°