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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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HR1182

Above the horizon.  Rise: 4:33 | Tran: 10:32 | Set: 16:31
Altitude: 35.9°   Azimuth: 154.3°   Direction: South-South-East

HR1182 is a giant star of spectral class K3 in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR1182 visual magnitude is 5.91. Because of its faintness, HR1182 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 HR1182

Finder chart HR1182 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1182.

HR1182 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 HR1182 are provided in the following table:

03h 48m 38s
+00° 13’ 40”
187.65°
-39.43°
Eridanus
Image of HR1182 star
DSS2 image of HR1182. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1182 during the next 10000 years (10.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1182

5.91
Giant

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

0.00
K3III
4251K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1182 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1182. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1182 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1182 is distant 495.44 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 66 kilometers per second.

151.98 pc
495.44 ly
66 km/s
0.063 arcsec/year
-0.006 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1182

SAO111433
SAO111433

Visibility of HR1182 from your location

Today's HR1182 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 89.8°
Max altitude: 38.7°
Azimuth: 270.2°