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Altitude: -12.0°   Azimuth: 175.1°   Direction: South

HR2083 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Pictor.

HR2083 visual magnitude is 6.52. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2083 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 HR2083:


HR2083 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -12.0°
Azimuth: 175.1°
Direction: South

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2083

HR2083 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2083 are provided in the following table:

05h 54m 10s
-50° 21’ 42”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2083 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2083 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2083.

Visibility of HR2083 from your location

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

HR2083 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2083

The image below is a photograph of HR2083 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 HR2083 is 0.086 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.569 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2083 star
DSS2 image of HR2083. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2083 during the next 1000 years (1.43 arcmin in Right Ascension and 9.48 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR2083 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2083 is distant 113.71 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

34.88 pc
113.71 ly
2 km/s
0.086 arcsec/year
0.569 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2083

HR2083 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2083 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2083. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2083