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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
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95 Ceti

Above the horizon.  Rise: 4:40 | Tran: 10:33 | Set: 16:27
Altitude: 14.0°   Azimuth: 109.9°   Direction: East-South-East

95 Ceti is a variable and double sub-giant star of spectral class G9 in the constellation of Cetus.

95 Ceti visual magnitude is 5.38. Because of its faintness, 95 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 95 Ceti

Finder chart 95 Ceti star
Simplified finder chart for 95 Ceti.

95 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 95 Ceti are provided in the following table:

03h 18m 22s
-00° 55’ 49”
182.52°
-46.1°
Cetus
Image of 95 Ceti star
DSS2 image of 95 Ceti. The red arrow shows the motion of 95 Ceti during the next 1000 years (4.20 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.87 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about 95 Ceti

5.38
Sub-giant

and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.

1.21
G9IV
4649K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 95 Ceti is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 95 Ceti. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

95 Ceti star system properties

95 Ceti is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the 95 Ceti double sysyem:

5.38
7.78
2.4
1.2 arcsec

Distance of 95 Ceti from the Sun and relative movement

95 Ceti is distant 222.07 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.

68.12 pc
222.07 ly
20 km/s
0.252 arcsec/year
-0.052 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of 95 Ceti

SAO130408
SAO130408

Visibility of 95 Ceti from your location

Today's 95 Ceti rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 90.9°
Max altitude: 37.6°
Azimuth: 269.1°