ψ2 Piscium (psi2 Piscium)
ψ2 Piscium is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Pisces.
ψ2 Piscium visual magnitude is 5.55. Because of its reltive faintness, ψ2 Piscium 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 ψ2 Piscium:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of ψ2 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:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of ψ2 Piscium in the sky:
Visibility of ψ2 Piscium from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of ψ2 Piscium
The image below is a photograph of ψ2 Piscium 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 ψ2 Piscium is 0.087 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.094 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
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.
Spectral properties of ψ2 Piscium
ψ2 Piscium belongs to spectral class A3 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.