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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:57  
clear_day Transit: 12:11  
SunsetSet: 17:27
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Altitude: -16.6°   Azimuth: 88.1°   Direction: East

HR2065 is a giant star in the constellation of Lepus.

HR2065 visual magnitude is 5.66. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2065 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR2065 is 0.066 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 HR2065 star
DSS2 image of HR2065. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2065 during the next 10000 years (11.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2065


HR2065 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -16.6°
Azimuth: 88.1°
Direction: East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2065

HR2065 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 HR2065 are provided in the following table:

05h 54m 43s
-11° 46’ 26”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2065 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2065 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2065.

Visibility of HR2065 from your location

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

Today's HR2065 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 101.8°
Max altitude: 26.7°
Azimuth: 258.2°

Distance of HR2065 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2065 is distant 746.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 86 kilometers per second.

228.83 pc
746.00 ly
86 km/s
0.066 arcsec/year
0.039 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2065

HR2065 belongs to spectral class K5 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2065 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2065. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2065