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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 0:38 | Tran: 10:53 | Set: 21:04
Alt: -3.04°   Az: 359.98°   Direction: North

HR1794 is a star of spectral class K2 in the constellation of Auriga.

HR1794 visual magnitude is 6.15. Because of its faintness, HR1794 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.

HR1794 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR1794 star
DSS2 image of HR1794. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1794 during the next 10000 years (-3.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


05h 28m 32s
+35° 28’ 35”
11h 59m 52s
17h 28m 25s


05h 26m 54s
+35° 27’ 25”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR1794 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1794.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1794 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1794. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR1794 is distant 644.27 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.

197.63 pc
644.27 ly
-21 km/s
-0.018 arcsec/y
-0.011 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR1794 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 54.5°
Max altitude: 74.0°
Azimuth: 305.5°