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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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HR1775

Below the horizon.  Rise: 2:56 | Tran: 12:12 | Set: 21:27
Altitude: -6.9°   Azimuth: 7.5°   Direction: North

HR1775 is a giant star of spectral class K1 in the constellation of Auriga.

HR1775 visual magnitude is 6.28. Because of its faintness, HR1775 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 HR1775

Finder chart HR1775 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1775.

HR1775 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 HR1775 are provided in the following table:

05h 24m 38s
+31° 13’ 26”
175.62°
-2.58°
Auriga
Image of HR1775 star
DSS2 image of HR1775. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1775 during the next 10000 years (-7.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1775

6.28
Giant

and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

-0.51
K1III
4232K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1775 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1775. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1775 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1775 is distant 744.29 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 40 kilometers per second.

228.31 pc
744.29 ly
40 km/s
-0.043 arcsec/year
-0.009 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1775

SAO57987
SAO57987

Visibility of HR1775 from your location

Today's HR1775 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 58.8°
Max altitude: 69.7°
Azimuth: 301.2°