63 Pegasi is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Pegasus.
63 Pegasi visual magnitude is 5.59. Because of its reltive faintness, 63 Pegasi 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 Pegasi:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 63 Pegasi
63 Pegasi is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of 63 Pegasi are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 63 Pegasi in the sky:
Visibility of 63 Pegasi from your location
Today's 63 Pegasi 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 Pegasi
The image below is a photograph of 63 Pegasi 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 Pegasi is 0.081 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.069 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 63 Pegasi from the Sun and relative movement
63 Pegasi is distant 435.25 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 63 Pegasi
63 Pegasi belongs to spectral class M0 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 63 Pegasi is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.