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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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HR1108

Below the horizon.  Rise: 5:21 | Tran: 10:42 | Set: 16:02
Altitude: -41.9°   Azimuth: 328.1°   Direction: North-North-West

HR1108 is a giant star of spectral class G5 in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR1108 visual magnitude is 5.85. Because of its faintness, HR1108 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 HR1108

Finder chart HR1108 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1108.

HR1108 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1108 are provided in the following table:

03h 38m 29s
-07° 23’ 30”
194.29°
-45.81°
Eridanus
Image of HR1108 star
DSS2 image of HR1108. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1108 during the next 10000 years (-1.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -9.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1108

5.85
Giant

0.46
G5
4791K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1108 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1108. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1108 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1108 is distant 390.42 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 30 kilometers per second.

119.76 pc
390.42 ly
-30 km/s
-0.009 arcsec/year
-0.055 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1108

SAO130628
SAO130628

Visibility of HR1108 from your location

Today's HR1108 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 97.4°
Max altitude: 31.1°
Azimuth: 262.6°