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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 39.9°   Azimuth: 311.4°   Direction: North-West

HR1276 is a main-sequence star of spectral class F5 in the constellation of Camelopardalis.

HR1276 visual magnitude is 6.18. Because of its faintness, HR1276 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 HR1276

Finder chart HR1276 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1276.

HR1276 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1276 are provided in the following table:

04h 09m 22s
+54° 49’ 44”
Image of HR1276 star
DSS2 image of HR1276. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1276 during the next 1000 years (1.35 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.55 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1276


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1276 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1276. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1276 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1276 is distant 154.58 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.

47.42 pc
154.58 ly
-5 km/s
0.081 arcsec/year
-0.093 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1276


Visibility of HR1276 from your location

HR1276 is circumpolar and transits at 10:16 UTC (altitude: 86.7°)