63 Geminorum is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Gemini.
63 Geminorum visual magnitude is 5.22. Because of its reltive faintness, 63 Geminorum should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about 63 Geminorum:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 63 Geminorum
63 Geminorum 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 63 Geminorum are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 63 Geminorum in the sky:
Visibility of 63 Geminorum from your location
Today's 63 Geminorum rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of 63 Geminorum
The image below is a photograph of 63 Geminorum from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of 63 Geminorum is -0.058 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.121 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 63 Geminorum from the Sun and relative movement
63 Geminorum is distant 110.96 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 25 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 63 Geminorum
63 Geminorum belongs to spectral class F5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 63 Geminorum is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
63 Geminorum star system properties
63 Geminorum is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 63 Geminorum double sysyem: