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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 76.79°   Az: 42.61°   Direction: North-East

HR1112 is a multiple bright giant star of spectral class K3 in the constellation of Camelopardalis.

HR1112 visual magnitude is 5.76. Because of its faintness, HR1112 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.

HR1112 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR1112 star
DSS2 image of HR1112. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1112 during the next 100000 years (-8.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 3.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


03h 44m 45s
+60° 02’ 45”
22h 47m 48s
02h 32m 33s


03h 42m 42s
+59° 58’ 09”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR1112 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1112.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

Bright giant


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1112 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1112. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR1112 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR1112 double sysyem:

54.7 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR1112 is distant 2,202.70 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.

675.68 pc
2,202.70 ly
-10 km/s
-0.005 arcsec/y
0.002 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR1112 is circumpolar and transits at 08:06 UTC (altitude: 81.4°)