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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 4:13 | Tran: 9:57 | Set: 15:40
Alt: -14.15°   Az: 76.55°   Direction: East-North-East

HR1522 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A2 in the constellation of Orion.

HR1522 visual magnitude is 6.33. Because of its faintness, HR1522 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.

HR1522 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 HR1522 star
DSS2 image of HR1522. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1522 during the next 10000 years (2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -7.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


04h 47m 37s
-02° 54’ 41”
16h 43m 07s
21h 30m 45s


04h 46m 24s
-02° 57’ 15”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR1522 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1522.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1522 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1522. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR1522 is distant 277.21 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.

85.03 pc
277.21 ly
19 km/s
0.012 arcsec/y
-0.047 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR1522 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 92.9°
Max altitude: 35.6°
Azimuth: 267.1°