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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 3:39 | Tran: 12:34 | Set: 21:30
Altitude: 54.7°   Azimuth: 114.7°   Direction: East-South-East

HR1924 is a double sub-giant star of spectral class B2 in the constellation of Auriga.

HR1924 visual magnitude is 5.96. Because of its faintness, HR1924 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 HR1924

Finder chart HR1924 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1924.

HR1924 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 HR1924 are provided in the following table:

05h 39m 18s
+29° 12’ 55”
Image of HR1924 star
DSS2 image of HR1924. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1924 during the next 10000 years (2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1924


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1924 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1924. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR1924 star system properties

HR1924 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR1924 double sysyem:

0 arcsec

Distance of HR1924 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1924 is distant 1,176.90 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.

361.01 pc
1,176.90 ly
20 km/s
0.012 arcsec/year
-0.004 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1924


Visibility of HR1924 from your location

Today's HR1924 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 60.8°
Max altitude: 67.7°
Azimuth: 299.2°