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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 5:20 | Tran: 13:18 | Set: 21:17
Altitude: -2.3°   Azimuth: 49.5°   Direction: North-East

HR2190 is a variable hypergiant star of spectral class M0 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2190 visual magnitude is 6.56. Because of its faintness, HR2190 is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2190

Finder chart HR2190 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2190.

HR2190 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 HR2190 are provided in the following table:

06h 11m 51s
+21° 52’ 06”
Image of HR2190 star
DSS2 image of HR2190. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2190 during the next 10000 years (0.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2190


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2190 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2190. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2190 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2190 is distant 32,600,000.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.

10,000,000.00 pc
32,600,000.00 ly
17 km/s
0.002 arcsec/year
0.015 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2190


Visibility of HR2190 from your location

Today's HR2190 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 68.1°
Max altitude: 60.4°
Azimuth: 291.9°