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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 4:07 | Tran: 10:10 | Set: 16:13
Altitude: 26.8°   Azimuth: 127.1°   Direction: South-East

HR1469 is a variable main-sequence star of spectral class B7 in the constellation of Taurus.

HR1469 visual magnitude is 5.31. Because of its faintness, HR1469 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.

HR1469 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR1469 star
DSS2 image of HR1469. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1469 during the next 100000 years (-6.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.67 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

04h 38m 29s
+01° 02’ 46”

J2000 Coordinates

04h 37m 13s
+00° 59’ 53”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR1469 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1469.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1469 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1469. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR1469 is distant 846.75 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.

259.74 pc
846.75 ly
24 km/s
-0.004 arcsec/y
-0.004 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR1469 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 89.0°
Max altitude: 39.5°
Azimuth: 271.0°