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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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HR2063

Above the horizon.  Rise: 3:19 | Tran: 11:06 | Set: 18:53
Alt: 45.48°   Az: 240.81°   Direction: West-South-West

HR2063 is a variable giant star of spectral class M6 in the constellation of Orion.

HR2063 visual magnitude is 5.4. Because of its faintness, HR2063 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 HR2063 star
DSS2 image of HR2063. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2063 during the next 10000 years (0.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

05h 57m 16s
+20° 10’ 37”
02h 42m 48s
08h 40m 04s

J2000

05h 55m 49s
+20° 10’ 30”

Galactic Coordinates

188.72°
-2.49°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2063 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2063.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.4
Giant

M6III
4767K

Alternative Designations

SAO77730
SAO77730

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2063 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 69.8°
Max altitude: 58.7°
Azimuth: 290.2°