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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
🌅 Sunrise: 6:36  ☀️ Transit: 13:02  🌅 Sunset: 19:29


HR1528 is a star in the constellation of Auriga.

HR1528 visual magnitude is 5.86. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1528 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 HR1528:

HR1528 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 54°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1528

HR1528 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1528 are provided in the following table:

04h 49m 18s
+32° 35’ 17”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1528 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1528 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1528.

Visibility of HR1528 from your location

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

Today's HR1528 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 57.4°
Max altitude: 71.1°
Azimuth: 302.6°
HR1528 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1528

The image below is a photograph of HR1528 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 HR1528 is 0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.031 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1528 star
DSS2 image of HR1528. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1528 during the next 10000 years (3.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR1528 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1528 is distant 335.74 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.

102.99 pc
335.74 ly
21 km/s
0.018 arcsec/year
-0.031 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1528

HR1528 belongs to spectral class A8


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1528 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1528. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR1528