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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:15 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:56
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75 Cancri

Below the horizon.  Rise: 5:22 | Tran: 13:55 | Set: 22:27
Alt: -5.51°   Az: 32.69°   Direction: North-North-East

75 Cancri is a multiple sub-giant star of spectral class G5 in the constellation of Cancer.

75 Cancri visual magnitude is 5.98. Because of its faintness, 75 Cancri 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.

Image of 75 Cancri star
DSS2 image of 75 Cancri. The red arrow shows the motion of 75 Cancri during the next 1000 years (-2.27 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.13 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

09h 10m 13s
+26° 31’ 42”
14h 27m 43s
23h 37m 57s

J2000

09h 08m 47s
+26° 37’ 45”

Galactic Coordinates

200.03°
40.78°

Finder Chart

Finder chart 75 Cancri star
Simplified finder chart for 75 Cancri.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.98
Sub-giant

3.50
G5IV
5742K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 75 Cancri is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 75 Cancri. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

75 Cancri is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 75 Cancri double sysyem:

5.98
9.08
3.1
112 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

75 Cancri is distant 101.94 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.

31.27
101.94
13 km/s
-0.136 arcsec/y
-0.368"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO80659
SAO80659

Visibility from Your Location

Today's 75 Cancri rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 63.5°
Max altitude: 65.0°
Azimuth: 296.5°