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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 7:32 | Tran: 10:49 | Set: 14:06
Altitude: -11.3°   Azimuth: 120.0°   Direction: East-South-East

HR1045 is a giant star of spectral class G5 in the constellation of Fornax.

HR1045 visual magnitude is 5.93. Because of its faintness, HR1045 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 HR1045

Finder chart HR1045 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1045.

HR1045 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 HR1045 are provided in the following table:

03h 26m 22s
-27° 19’ 02”
Image of HR1045 star
DSS2 image of HR1045. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1045 during the next 10000 years (1.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 8.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1045


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1045 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1045. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1045 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1045 is distant 433.51 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.

132.98 pc
433.51 ly
13 km/s
0.008 arcsec/year
0.049 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1045


Visibility of HR1045 from your location

Today's HR1045 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 117.3°
Max altitude: 11.2°
Azimuth: 242.7°