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Altitude: -16.1°   Azimuth: 165.9°   Direction: South-South-East

HR1365 is a double sub-giant star in the constellation of Dorado.

HR1365 visual magnitude is 6.09. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1365 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 HR1365:


HR1365 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -16.1°
Azimuth: 165.9°
Direction: South-South-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1365

HR1365 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1365 are provided in the following table:

04h 18m 39s
-52° 51’ 35”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1365 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1365 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1365.

Visibility of HR1365 from your location

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

HR1365 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1365

The image below is a photograph of HR1365 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 HR1365 is 0.051 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.073 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1365 star
DSS2 image of HR1365. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1365 during the next 10000 years (8.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 12.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR1365 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1365 is distant 241.66 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.

74.13 pc
241.66 ly
21 km/s
0.051 arcsec/year
0.073 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1365

HR1365 belongs to spectral class F7 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1365 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1365. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR1365 star system properties

HR1365 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR1365 double sysyem:

0.6 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR1365