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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 10:41 | Tran: 11:49 | Set: 12:58
Altitude: -19.6°   Azimuth: 125.7°   Direction: South-East

HR2265 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A3 in the constellation of Columba.

HR2265 visual magnitude is 5.87. Because of its faintness, HR2265 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.

HR2265 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR2265 star
DSS2 image of HR2265. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2265 during the next 10000 years (-1.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.67 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

06h 18m 00s
-37° 15’ 48”

J2000 Coordinates

06h 17m 09s
-37° 15’ 11”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2265 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2265.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2265 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2265. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2265 is distant 202.48 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.

62.11 pc
202.48 ly
21 km/s
-0.011 arcsec/y
-0.01 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2265 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 127.3°
Max altitude: 1.3°
Azimuth: 232.7°