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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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δ Antliae (delta Antliae)

Above the horizon.  Rise: 15:04 | Tran: 17:51 | Set: 20:38
Altitude: 7.8°   Azimuth: 183.7°   Direction: South

δ Antliae is a variable and double main-sequence star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Antlia.

δ Antliae visual magnitude is 5.56. Because of its faintness, δ Antliae 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 δ Antliae

Finder chart δ Antliae (delta Antliae) star
Simplified finder chart for δ Antliae (delta Antliae).

δ Antliae is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of δ Antliae are provided in the following table:

10h 29m 35s
-30° 36’ 25”
270.06°
23.06°
Antlia
Image of δ Antliae (delta Antliae) star
DSS2 image of δ Antliae. The red arrow shows the motion of δ Antliae during the next 10000 years (-5.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about δ Antliae

5.56
Main-sequence

and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

-0.28
B9V
10653K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where δ Antliae is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

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

δ Antliae star system properties

δ Antliae is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the δ Antliae double sysyem:

5.56
9.46
3.9
10.9 arcsec

Distance of δ Antliae from the Sun and relative movement

δ Antliae is distant 480.83 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.

147.49 pc
480.83 ly
14 km/s
-0.033 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of δ Antliae

δ Antliae
(delta Antliae)
SAO201442
SAO201442

Visibility of δ Antliae from your location

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

Azimuth: 120.6°
Max altitude: 7.9°
Azimuth: 239.4°