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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 4:41 | Tran: 10:11 | Set: 15:40
Alt: 32.82°   Az: 176.30°   Direction: South

HR1536 is a main-sequence star of spectral class F8 in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR1536 visual magnitude is 5.78. Because of its faintness, HR1536 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.

HR1536 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 HR1536 star
DSS2 image of HR1536. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1536 during the next 1000 years (5.08 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.05 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


04h 49m 48s
-05° 37’ 56”
23h 47m 29s
04h 37m 18s


04h 48m 36s
-05° 40’ 26”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR1536 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1536.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1536 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1536. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR1536 is distant 86.40 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 79 kilometers per second.

26.50 pc
86.40 ly
79 km/s
0.305 arcsec/y
-0.243 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR1536 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 95.6°
Max altitude: 32.9°
Azimuth: 264.4°