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north SunriseRise: 7:51  
clear_day Transit: 11:50  
SunsetSet: 15:49 south
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65 Piscium

Altitude: 60.6°   Azimuth: 225.1°   Direction: South-West

65 Piscium is a giant star in the constellation of Pisces.

65 Piscium visual magnitude is 7.1. Because of its reltive faintness, 65 Piscium 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 Piscium:


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

Altitude: 60.6°
Azimuth: 225.1°
Direction: South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 65 Piscium

65 Piscium 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 Piscium are provided in the following table:

00h 49m 53s
+27° 42’ 37”

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

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

Visibility of 65 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 65 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: 62.3°
Max altitude: 66.2°
Azimuth: 297.7°

Digitized Sky Survey image of 65 Piscium

The image below is a photograph of 65 Piscium 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 Piscium is 0.091 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.009 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of 65 Piscium star
DSS2 image of 65 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of 65 Piscium during the next 1000 years (1.52 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.15 arcmin in declination);

Spectral properties of 65 Piscium

65 Piscium belongs to spectral class F5 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


Alternative designations of 65 Piscium