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🌎  Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]


HR2019 is a giant star in the constellation of Orion.

HR2019 visual magnitude is 5.97. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2019 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR2019:

HR2019 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 42°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2019

HR2019 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2019 are provided in the following table:

05h 50m 13s
+04° 25’ 23”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2019 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2019 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2019.

Visibility of HR2019 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR2019 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 85.6°
Max altitude: 42.9°
Azimuth: 274.4°
HR2019 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2019

The image below is a photograph of HR2019 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR2019 is 0.005 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.039 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2019 star
DSS2 image of HR2019. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2019 during the next 10000 years (0.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR2019 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2019 is distant 507.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 27 kilometers per second.

155.52 pc
507.00 ly
27 km/s
0.005 arcsec/year
-0.039 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2019

HR2019 belongs to spectral class K2


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2019 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2019. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2019