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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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65 Sagittarii

Below the horizon.  Rise: 22:33 | Tran: 3:29 | Set: 8:22
Altitude: -32.5°   Azimuth: 67.5°   Direction: East-North-East

65 Sagittarii is a main-sequence star of spectral class A1 in the constellation of Sagittarius.

65 Sagittarii visual magnitude is 6.55. Because of its faintness, 65 Sagittarii is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 65 Sagittarii

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

65 Sagittarii 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 Sagittarii are provided in the following table:

20h 05m 26s
-12° 39’ 55”
Image of 65 Sagittarii star
DSS2 image of 65 Sagittarii. The red arrow shows the motion of 65 Sagittarii during the next 10000 years (1.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -8.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 65 Sagittarii


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


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

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

Distance of 65 Sagittarii from the Sun and relative movement

65 Sagittarii is distant 402.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.

123.46 pc
402.47 ly
-6 km/s
0.009 arcsec/year
-0.049 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 65 Sagittarii

65 Sagittarii

Visibility of 65 Sagittarii from your location

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

Azimuth: 102.7°
Max altitude: 25.9°
Azimuth: 257.3°