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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 7:03  
clear_day Transit: 12:12  
SunsetSet: 17:22
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Altitude: 73.0°   Azimuth: 330.8°   Direction: North-North-West

HR1327 is a bright giant star in the constellation of Camelopardalis.

HR1327 visual magnitude is 5.27. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1327 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR1327 is -0.036 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.003 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1327 star
DSS2 image of HR1327. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1327 during the next 10000 years (-6.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1327

Bright giant

HR1327 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 73.0°
Azimuth: 330.8°
Direction: North-North-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1327

HR1327 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 HR1327 are provided in the following table:

04h 20m 40s
+65° 08’ 26”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1327 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1327 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1327.

Visibility of HR1327 from your location

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

HR1327 is circumpolar and transits at 18:15 UTC (altitude: 76.3°)

Distance of HR1327 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1327 is distant 332.65 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.

102.04 pc
332.65 ly
-19 km/s
-0.036 arcsec/year
-0.003 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1327

HR1327 belongs to spectral class G5 and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1327 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1327. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR1327