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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 41.6°   Azimuth: 28.1°   Direction: North-North-East

HR1994 is a giant star of spectral class G9 in the constellation of Camelopardalis.

HR1994 visual magnitude is 6.2. Because of its faintness, HR1994 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 HR1994

Finder chart HR1994 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1994.

HR1994 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1994 are provided in the following table:

05h 52m 55s
+68° 28’ 17”
Image of HR1994 star
DSS2 image of HR1994. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1994 during the next 10000 years (0.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -8.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1994


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1994 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1994. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1994 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1994 is distant 414.76 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

127.23 pc
414.76 ly
-1 km/s
0.005 arcsec/year
-0.051 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1994


Visibility of HR1994 from your location

HR1994 is circumpolar and transits at 12:00 UTC (altitude: 73.0°)