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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:53 
Transit: 12:55 
Sunset: 20:59
wb_twilight   (Civil Twilight)   What's Visible Now?

HR1064

Altitude: -63.7°   Azimuth: 211.9°   Direction: South-South-West

HR1064 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Hydrus.

HR1064 visual magnitude is 5.96. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1064 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR1064 is -0.002 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.063 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1064 star
DSS2 image of HR1064. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1064 during the next 10000 years (-0.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 10.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1064

5.96
Sub-giant

HR1064 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom.

Altitude: -63.7°
Azimuth: 211.9°
Direction: South-South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1064

HR1064 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 HR1064 are provided in the following table:

03h 25m 36s
-69° 20’ 11”
285.65°
-42.24°
Hydrus

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1064 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1064 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1064.

Visibility of HR1064 from your location

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

HR1064 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Distance of HR1064 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1064 is distant 128.09 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.

39.29 pc
128.09 ly
14 km/s
-0.002 arcsec/year
0.063 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1064

HR1064 belongs to spectral class F3 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.

2.99
F3IV
6776K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1064 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1064. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR1064

SAO248804
SAO248804