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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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82 Pegasi

Altitude: 49.3°   Azimuth: 186.6°   Direction: South

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

82 Pegasi visual magnitude is 5.3. Because of its reltive faintness, 82 Pegasi should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of 82 Pegasi is -0.029 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of 82 Pegasi star
DSS2 image of 82 Pegasi. The red arrow shows the motion of 82 Pegasi during the next 10000 years (-4.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 82 Pegasi


82 Pegasi is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 49.3°
Azimuth: 186.6°
Direction: South

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 82 Pegasi

82 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 82 Pegasi are provided in the following table:

23h 52m 37s
+10° 56’ 50”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of 82 Pegasi in the sky:

Finder chart 82 Pegasi star
Simplified finder chart for 82 Pegasi.

Visibility of 82 Pegasi 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 82 Pegasi 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: 79.1°
Max altitude: 49.5°
Azimuth: 280.9°

Distance of 82 Pegasi from the Sun and relative movement

82 Pegasi is distant 188.33 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

57.77 pc
188.33 ly
-3 km/s
-0.029 arcsec/year
0.001 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of 82 Pegasi

82 Pegasi belongs to spectral class A4 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where 82 Pegasi is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 82 Pegasi. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of 82 Pegasi