υ Piscis Austrini (upsilon Piscis Austrini)
υ Piscis Austrini is a giant star in the constellation of Piscis Austrinus.
υ Piscis Austrini visual magnitude is 4.99. Because of its moderate brightness, υ Piscis Austrini should be easily visible from locations with dark skies, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skies affected by light pollution.
The proper motion of υ Piscis Austrini is 0.008 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.049 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Key facts about υ Piscis Austrini
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of υ Piscis Austrini
υ Piscis Austrini 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 υ Piscis Austrini are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of υ Piscis Austrini in the sky:
Visibility of υ Piscis Austrini from your location
Today's υ Piscis Austrini (upsilon Piscis Austrini) rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Distance of υ Piscis Austrini from the Sun and relative movement
υ Piscis Austrini is distant 527.51 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of υ Piscis Austrini
υ Piscis Austrini belongs to spectral class M1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where υ Piscis Austrini is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.