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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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67 Ceti

Below the horizon.  Rise: 4:18 | Tran: 9:44 | Set: 15:10
Altitude: -3.3°   Azimuth: 263.9°   Direction: West

67 Ceti is a giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Cetus.

67 Ceti visual magnitude is 5.51. Because of its faintness, 67 Ceti is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 67 Ceti

Finder chart 67 Ceti star
Simplified finder chart for 67 Ceti.

67 Ceti 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 67 Ceti are provided in the following table:

02h 16m 59s
-06° 25’ 19”
171.27°
-60.99°
Cetus
Image of 67 Ceti star
DSS2 image of 67 Ceti. The red arrow shows the motion of 67 Ceti during the next 1000 years (1.55 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.80 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 67 Ceti

5.51
Giant

and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

0.42
G8III
4841K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 67 Ceti is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 67 Ceti. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of 67 Ceti from the Sun and relative movement

67 Ceti is distant 340.29 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

104.38 pc
340.29 ly
7 km/s
0.093 arcsec/year
-0.108 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 67 Ceti

SAO129798
SAO129798

Visibility of 67 Ceti from your location

Today's 67 Ceti rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 96.4°
Max altitude: 32.1°
Azimuth: 263.6°