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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 0:34 | Tran: 10:20 | Set: 20:02
Altitude: 59.2°   Azimuth: 112.0°   Direction: East-South-East

HR1019 is a multiple hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Perseus.

HR1019 visual magnitude is 5.61. Because of its faintness, HR1019 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 HR1019

Finder chart HR1019 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1019.

HR1019 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1019 are provided in the following table:

03h 24m 29s
+33° 32’ 08”
Image of HR1019 star
DSS2 image of HR1019. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1019 during the next 10000 years (6.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1019


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1019 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1019. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR1019 star system properties

HR1019 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 HR1019 double sysyem:

4.3 arcsec

Distance of HR1019 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1019 is distant 526.66 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

161.55 pc
526.66 ly
2 km/s
0.038 arcsec/year
-0.028 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1019


Visibility of HR1019 from your location

Today's HR1019 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 56.5°
Max altitude: 72.1°
Azimuth: 303.5°