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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
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ψ2 Piscium (psi2 Piscium)

Above the horizon.  Rise: 0:28 | Tran: 8:23 | Set: 16:14
Altitude: 49.6°   Azimuth: 126.7°   Direction: South-East

ψ2 Piscium is a main-sequence star of spectral class A3 in the constellation of Pisces.

ψ2 Piscium visual magnitude is 5.55. Because of its faintness, ψ2 Piscium 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 ψ2 Piscium

Finder chart ψ2 Piscium (psi2 Piscium) star
Simplified finder chart for ψ2 Piscium (psi2 Piscium).

ψ2 Piscium 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 ψ2 Piscium are provided in the following table:

01h 07m 57s
+20° 44’ 21”
Image of ψ2 Piscium (psi2 Piscium) star
DSS2 image of ψ2 Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of ψ2 Piscium during the next 1000 years (1.45 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.57 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about ψ2 Piscium


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where ψ2 Piscium is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of ψ2 Piscium. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of ψ2 Piscium from the Sun and relative movement

ψ2 Piscium is distant 161.15 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

49.43 pc
161.15 ly
-2 km/s
0.087 arcsec/year
-0.094 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of ψ2 Piscium

ψ2 Piscium
(psi2 Piscium)

Visibility of ψ2 Piscium from your location

Today's ψ2 Piscium (psi2 Piscium) rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 69.3°
Max altitude: 59.3°
Azimuth: 290.7°