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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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HR1938

Above the horizon.  Rise: 1:14 | Tran: 10:31 | Set: 19:48
Alt: 69.29°   Az: 163.58°   Direction: South-South-East

HR1938 is a variable giant star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Auriga.

HR1938 visual magnitude is 6.04. Because of its faintness, HR1938 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 HR1938 star
DSS2 image of HR1938. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1938 during the next 10000 years (-1.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

05h 42m 11s
+31° 22’ 08”
23h 33m 06s
05h 15m 17s

J2000

05h 40m 35s
+31° 21’ 29”

Galactic Coordinates

177.37°
0.35°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR1938 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1938.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.04
Giant

0.10
B9III
9652K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1938 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1938. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR1938 is distant 502.31 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

154.08
502.31
-7 km/s
-0.007 arcsec/y
-0.02"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO58319
SAO58319

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR1938 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 58.6°
Max altitude: 69.9°
Azimuth: 301.4°