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HR1167

Altitude: -57.3°   Azimuth: 255.3°   Direction: West-South-West

HR1167 is a giant star in the constellation of Horologium.

HR1167 visual magnitude is 6.49. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1167 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 HR1167 is 0.028 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.081 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1167 star
DSS2 image of HR1167. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1167 during the next 10000 years (4.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -13.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1167

6.49
Giant

HR1167 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -57.3°
Azimuth: 255.3°
Direction: West-South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1167

HR1167 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 HR1167 are provided in the following table:

03h 44m 50s
-48° 03’ 41”
256.76°
-50.51°
Horologium

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1167 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1167 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1167.

Visibility of HR1167 from your location

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

HR1167 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR1167 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1167 is distant 507.79 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.

155.76 pc
507.79 ly
4 km/s
0.028 arcsec/year
-0.081 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1167

HR1167 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

0.53
G8III
4695K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1167 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1167. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR1167

SAO216469
SAO216469