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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 7:20 | Tran: 13:24 | Set: 19:28
Altitude: 32.6°   Azimuth: 220.2°   Direction: South-West

HR2093 is a hypergiant star of spectral class M0 in the constellation of Orion.

HR2093 visual magnitude is 6.22. Because of its faintness, HR2093 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2093

Finder chart HR2093 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2093.

HR2093 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 HR2093 are provided in the following table:

05h 57m 54s
+01° 13’ 27”
Image of HR2093 star
DSS2 image of HR2093. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2093 during the next 10000 years (-11.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2093


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2093 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2093. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2093 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2093 is distant 519.11 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 37 kilometers per second.

159.24 pc
519.11 ly
37 km/s
-0.069 arcsec/year
0.008 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2093


Visibility of HR2093 from your location

Today's HR2093 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 88.8°
Max altitude: 39.7°
Azimuth: 271.2°