93 Tauri is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Taurus.
93 Tauri visual magnitude is 5.46. Because of its reltive faintness, 93 Tauri 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 93 Tauri:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 93 Tauri
93 Tauri 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 93 Tauri are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 93 Tauri in the sky:
Visibility of 93 Tauri from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's 93 Tauri rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of 93 Tauri
The image below is a photograph of 93 Tauri 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 93 Tauri is -0.001 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.008 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 93 Tauri from the Sun and relative movement
93 Tauri is distant 344.61 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 93 Tauri
93 Tauri belongs to spectral class B8 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 93 Tauri is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.