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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 5:46 | Tran: 11:21 | Set: 16:56
Alt: 28.47°   Az: 145.92°   Direction: South-East

HR2070 is a giant star of spectral class K2 in the constellation of Orion.

HR2070 visual magnitude is 5.87. Because of its faintness, HR2070 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.

HR2070 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR2070 star
DSS2 image of HR2070. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2070 during the next 10000 years (6.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


05h 56m 43s
-04° 36’ 50”
22h 01m 31s
03h 58m 15s


05h 55m 30s
-04° 36’ 59”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2070 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2070.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2070 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2070. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2070 is distant 304.39 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 26 kilometers per second.

93.37 pc
304.39 ly
26 km/s
0.04 arcsec/y
-0.017 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2070 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 94.6°
Max altitude: 33.9°
Azimuth: 265.4°