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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 0:19 | Tran: 10:18 | Set: 20:12
Alt: 56.76°   Az: 254.85°   Direction: West-South-West

HR1795 is a hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Auriga.

HR1795 visual magnitude is 5.94. Because of its faintness, HR1795 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.

Image of HR1795 star
DSS2 image of HR1795. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1795 during the next 10000 years (1.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


05h 28m 26s
+34° 24’ 39”
02h 39m 34s
08h 08m 01s


05h 26m 48s
+34° 23’ 30”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR1795 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1795.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1795 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1795. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR1795 is distant 1,288.54 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.

8 km/s
0.007 arcsec/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR1795 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 55.6°
Max altitude: 72.9°
Azimuth: 304.4°