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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
north SunriseRise: 7:45  
clear_day Transit: 11:48  
SunsetSet: 15:51 south
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Altitude: 12.4°   Azimuth: 203.6°   Direction: South-South-West

HR1353 is a star in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR1353 visual magnitude is 6.07. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1353 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 HR1353:


HR1353 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 12.4°
Azimuth: 203.6°
Direction: South-South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1353

HR1353 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 HR1353 are provided in the following table:

04h 18m 37s
-22° 58’ 13”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1353 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1353 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1353.

Visibility of HR1353 from your location

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

Today's HR1353 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 113.0°
Max altitude: 15.5°
Azimuth: 247.0°

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1353

The image below is a photograph of HR1353 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 HR1353 is 0.047 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.029 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1353 star
DSS2 image of HR1353. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1353 during the next 10000 years (7.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 4.83 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR1353 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1353 is distant 300.18 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 39 kilometers per second.

92.08 pc
300.18 ly
39 km/s
0.047 arcsec/year
0.029 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1353

HR1353 belongs to spectral class A HR1353 is also a so called metallic star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1353 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1353. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR1353