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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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ρ Piscium (rho Piscium)

Above the horizon.  Rise: 22:51 | Tran: 6:37 | Set: 14:19
Alt: 50.93°   Az: 134.87°   Direction: South-East

ρ Piscium is a variable main-sequence star of spectral class F2 in the constellation of Pisces.

ρ Piscium visual magnitude is 5.38. Because of its faintness, ρ 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.

ρ 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.

Image of ρ Piscium (rho Piscium) star
DSS2 image of ρ Piscium. The red arrow shows the motion of ρ Piscium during the next 10000 years (-4.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


01h 27m 35s
+19° 17’ 57”
22h 07m 01s
23h 34m 36s


01h 26m 15s
+19° 10’ 19”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart ρ Piscium (rho Piscium) star
Simplified finder chart for ρ Piscium (rho Piscium).

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



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

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

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

ρ Piscium is distant 85.01 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

26.08 pc
85.01 ly
-9 km/s
-0.024 arcsec/y
0.01 "/y

Alternative Designations

ρ Piscium
(rho Piscium)

Visibility from Your Location

Today's ρ Piscium (rho Piscium) rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

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