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Altitude: 47.4°   Azimuth: 296.9°   Direction: West-North-West

HR1330 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Perseus.

HR1330 visual magnitude is 5.45. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1330 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR1330:


HR1330 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 47.4°
Azimuth: 296.9°
Direction: West-North-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1330

HR1330 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 HR1330 are provided in the following table:

04h 19m 13s
+50° 02’ 56”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1330 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1330 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1330.

Visibility of HR1330 from your location

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

HR1330 is circumpolar and transits at 23:40 UTC (altitude: 88.6°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1330

The image below is a photograph of HR1330 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR1330 is 0.061 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.052 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1330 star
DSS2 image of HR1330. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1330 during the next 10000 years (10.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -8.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR1330 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1330 is distant 258.94 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.

79.43 pc
258.94 ly
-17 km/s
0.061 arcsec/year
-0.052 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1330

HR1330 belongs to spectral class A7 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1330 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1330. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR1330