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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 73.2°   Azimuth: 330.5°   Direction: North-North-West

HR1647 is a main-sequence star of spectral class F6 in the constellation of Camelopardalis.

HR1647 visual magnitude is 6.41. Because of its faintness, HR1647 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 HR1647

Finder chart HR1647 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1647.

HR1647 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1647 are provided in the following table:

05h 09m 44s
+64° 55’ 09”
Image of HR1647 star
DSS2 image of HR1647. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1647 during the next 1000 years (-0.25 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.03 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1647


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1647 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1647. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1647 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1647 is distant 129.01 light years from the Sun

39.57 pc
129.01 ly
-0.015 arcsec/year
-0.182 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1647


Visibility of HR1647 from your location

HR1647 is circumpolar and transits at 11:20 UTC (altitude: 76.6°)