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Altitude: 11.3°   Azimuth: 9.5°   Direction: North

HR1034 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Perseus.

HR1034 visual magnitude is 4.98. Because of its moderate brightness, HR1034 should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR1034:


HR1034 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 11.3°
Azimuth: 9.5°
Direction: North

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1034

HR1034 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 HR1034 are provided in the following table:

03h 28m 03s
+49° 03’ 46”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1034 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1034 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1034.

Visibility of HR1034 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR1034 is circumpolar and transits at 10:29 UTC (altitude: 87.6°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1034

The image below is a photograph of HR1034 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 HR1034 is 0.024 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.028 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1034 star
DSS2 image of HR1034. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1034 during the next 10000 years (4.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR1034 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1034 is distant 569.93 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

174.83 pc
569.93 ly
2 km/s
0.024 arcsec/year
-0.028 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1034

HR1034 belongs to spectral class B5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1034 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1034. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR1034