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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 48.0°   Azimuth: 352.0°   Direction: North

HR1289 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B5 in the constellation of Cepheus.

HR1289 visual magnitude is 5.57. Because of its faintness, HR1289 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 HR1289

Finder chart HR1289 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1289.

HR1289 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1289 are provided in the following table:

04h 28m 13s
+83° 48’ 28”
Image of HR1289 star
DSS2 image of HR1289. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1289 during the next 10000 years (-2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1289


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1289 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1289. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1289 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1289 is distant 684.87 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

210.08 pc
684.87 ly
-7 km/s
-0.014 arcsec/year
0.01 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1289


Visibility of HR1289 from your location

HR1289 is circumpolar and transits at 10:27 UTC (altitude: 57.7°)