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64 Piscium

Altitude: 18.8°   Azimuth: 86.2°   Direction: East

64 Piscium is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Pisces.

64 Piscium visual magnitude is 5.07. Because of its reltive faintness, 64 Piscium should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of 64 Piscium is -0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.204 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of 64 Piscium star
DSS2 image of 64 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of 64 Piscium during the next 1000 years (-0.05 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.40 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 64 Piscium


64 Piscium is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 18.8°
Azimuth: 86.2°
Direction: East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 64 Piscium

64 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 64 Piscium are provided in the following table:

00h 48m 58s
+16° 56’ 26”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of 64 Piscium in the sky:

Finder chart 64 Piscium star
Simplified finder chart for 64 Piscium.

Visibility of 64 Piscium from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's 64 Piscium rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 73.1°
Max altitude: 55.5°
Azimuth: 286.9°

Distance of 64 Piscium from the Sun and relative movement

64 Piscium is distant 77.99 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

23.92 pc
77.99 ly
2 km/s
-0.003 arcsec/year
-0.204 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of 64 Piscium

64 Piscium belongs to spectral class F8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 64 Piscium is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 64 Piscium. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

64 Piscium star system properties

64 Piscium 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 64 Piscium double sysyem:

76.7 arcsec

Alternative designations of 64 Piscium