65 Andromedae is a multiple giant star in the constellation of Andromeda.
65 Andromedae visual magnitude is 4.71. Because of its moderate brightness, 65 Andromedae should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about 65 Andromedae:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 65 Andromedae
65 Andromedae 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 65 Andromedae are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 65 Andromedae in the sky:
Visibility of 65 Andromedae from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
65 Andromedae is circumpolar and transits at 13:58 UTC (altitude: 88.8°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of 65 Andromedae
The image below is a photograph of 65 Andromedae 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 65 Andromedae is 0.027 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.01 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 65 Andromedae from the Sun and relative movement
65 Andromedae is distant 344.61 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 65 Andromedae
65 Andromedae belongs to spectral class K4 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 65 Andromedae is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
65 Andromedae star system properties
65 Andromedae is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 65 Andromedae double sysyem: