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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 7:26 | Tran: 11:32 | Set: 15:39
Altitude: -7.4°   Azimuth: 246.1°   Direction: West-South-West

HR1274 is a star of spectral class G5 in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR1274 visual magnitude is 6.34. Because of its faintness, HR1274 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 HR1274

Finder chart HR1274 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1274.

HR1274 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 HR1274 are provided in the following table:

04h 05m 46s
-20° 30’ 43”
Image of HR1274 star
DSS2 image of HR1274. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1274 during the next 10000 years (-3.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1274



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1274 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1274. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1274 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1274 is distant 311.37 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.

95.51 pc
311.37 ly
14 km/s
-0.02 arcsec/year
0.012 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1274


Visibility of HR1274 from your location

Today's HR1274 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 110.5°
Max altitude: 18.0°
Azimuth: 249.5°