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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
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γ1 Arietis (gamma1 Arietis)

Above the horizon.  Rise: 1:27 | Tran: 9:09 | Set: 16:51
Altitude: 43.0°   Azimuth: 116.5°   Direction: East-South-East

γ1 Arietis is a variable and multiple main-sequence star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Aries.

γ1 Arietis visual magnitude is 4.83. Because of its moderate brightness, γ1 Arietis is easily visible to the naked eye from locations with dark skies, while it might be barely visible, or not visible at all, from light-polluted skies.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of γ1 Arietis

Finder chart γ1 Arietis (gamma1 Arietis) star
Simplified finder chart for γ1 Arietis (gamma1 Arietis).

γ1 Arietis 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 γ1 Arietis are provided in the following table:

01h 53m 31s
+19° 17’ 44”
Image of γ1 Arietis (gamma1 Arietis) star
DSS2 image of γ1 Arietis. The red arrow shows the motion of γ1 Arietis during the next 1000 years (1.30 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.87 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about γ1 Arietis


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


γ1 Arietis star system properties

γ1 Arietis 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 γ1 Arietis double sysyem:

7.8 arcsec

Alternative designations of γ1 Arietis

γ1 Arietis
(gamma1 Arietis)

Visibility of γ1 Arietis from your location

Today's γ1 Arietis (gamma1 Arietis) rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 70.7°
Max altitude: 57.8°
Azimuth: 289.3°