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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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62 Piscium

Below the horizon.  Rise: 1:01 | Tran: 7:36 | Set: 14:11
Altitude: -16.6°   Azimuth: 54.1°   Direction: North-East

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

62 Piscium visual magnitude is 5.93. Because of its faintness, 62 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 62 Piscium

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

62 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 62 Piscium are provided in the following table:

00h 48m 17s
+07° 17’ 59”
121.55°
-55.56°
Pisces
Image of 62 Piscium star
DSS2 image of 62 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of 62 Piscium during the next 1000 years (1.85 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.07 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 62 Piscium

5.93
Giant

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

-0.61
G8III
4515K

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

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

Distance of 62 Piscium from the Sun and relative movement

62 Piscium is distant 661.26 light years from the Sun

202.84 pc
661.26 ly
0.111 arcsec/year
0.004 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 62 Piscium

SAO109470
SAO109470

Visibility of 62 Piscium from your location

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

Azimuth: 82.7°
Max altitude: 45.8°
Azimuth: 277.3°