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65 Pegasi

65 Pegasi is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Pegasus.

65 Pegasi visual magnitude is 6.29. Because of its reltive faintness, 65 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 65 Pegasi:

6.29
Main-sequence
65 Pegasi is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 55°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 65 Pegasi

65 Pegasi 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 65 Pegasi are provided in the following table:

23h 22m 40s
+20° 49’ 42”
96.53°
-37.45°
Pegasus

The simplified sky map below shows the position of 65 Pegasi in the sky:

Finder chart 65 Pegasi star
Simplified finder chart for 65 Pegasi.

Visibility of 65 Pegasi from your location

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

Today's 65 Pegasi rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 69.2°
Max altitude: 59.3°
Azimuth: 290.8°
65 Pegasi is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of 65 Pegasi

The image below is a photograph of 65 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 65 Pegasi is 0.019 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.012 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of 65 Pegasi star
DSS2 image of 65 Pegasi. The red arrow shows the motion of 65 Pegasi during the next 10000 years (3.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.00 arcmin in declination);

Distance of 65 Pegasi from the Sun and relative movement

65 Pegasi is distant 487.29 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.

149.48 pc
487.29 ly
-14 km/s
0.019 arcsec/year
-0.012 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of 65 Pegasi

65 Pegasi belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

0.42
B9V
10653K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 65 Pegasi is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 65 Pegasi. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of 65 Pegasi

SAO91220
SAO91220