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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 6:10 | Tran: 11:33 | Set: 16:57
Altitude: -10.1°   Azimuth: 271.7°   Direction: West

HR1450 is a giant star of spectral class K2 in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR1450 visual magnitude is 6.09. Because of its faintness, HR1450 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 HR1450

Finder chart HR1450 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1450.

HR1450 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 HR1450 are provided in the following table:

04h 34m 14s
-06° 50’ 16”
Image of HR1450 star
DSS2 image of HR1450. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1450 during the next 10000 years (-3.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1450


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1450 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1450. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1450 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1450 is distant 512.58 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.

157.23 pc
512.58 ly
-4 km/s
-0.018 arcsec/year
-0.037 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1450


Visibility of HR1450 from your location

Today's HR1450 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 96.8°
Max altitude: 31.7°
Azimuth: 263.2°