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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
north SunriseRise: 7:48  
clear_day Transit: 11:49  
SunsetSet: 15:50 south
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Altitude: 15.8°   Azimuth: 129.0°   Direction: South-East

HR2267 is a giant star in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2267 visual magnitude is 5.36. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2267 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 HR2267:


HR2267 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 15.8°
Azimuth: 129.0°
Direction: South-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2267

HR2267 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 HR2267 are provided in the following table:

06h 18m 50s
-09° 23’ 25”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2267 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2267 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2267.

Visibility of HR2267 from your location

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

Today's HR2267 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 99.4°
Max altitude: 29.1°
Azimuth: 260.6°

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2267

The image below is a photograph of HR2267 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 HR2267 is 0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.033 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2267 star
DSS2 image of HR2267. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2267 during the next 10000 years (0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR2267 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2267 is distant 510.97 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

156.74 pc
510.97 ly
7 km/s
0.003 arcsec/year
-0.033 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2267

HR2267 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2267 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2267. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2267