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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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HR1595

Below the horizon.  Rise: 7:20 | Tran: 12:05 | Set: 16:49
Altitude: -12.3°   Azimuth: 262.6°   Direction: West

HR1595 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B1 in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR1595 visual magnitude is 6.15. Because of its faintness, HR1595 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 HR1595

Finder chart HR1595 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1595.

HR1595 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 HR1595 are provided in the following table:

04h 57m 44s
-14° 13’ 53”
213.5°
-31.51°
Eridanus
Image of HR1595 star
DSS2 image of HR1595. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1595 during the next 10000 years (1.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1595

6.15
Main-sequence

and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

-1.27
B1V
13831K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1595 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1595. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1595 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1595 is distant 993.90 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

304.88 pc
993.90 ly
11 km/s
0.01 arcsec/year
0.011 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1595

SAO150029
SAO150029

Visibility of HR1595 from your location

Today's HR1595 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 104.2°
Max altitude: 24.3°
Azimuth: 255.8°