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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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HR2270

Above the horizon.  Rise: 6:14 | Tran: 11:29 | Set: 16:43
Alt: 27.72°   Az: 201.34°   Direction: South-South-West

HR2270 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2270 visual magnitude is 6.22. Because of its faintness, HR2270 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.

Image of HR2270 star
DSS2 image of HR2270. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2270 during the next 10000 years (-3.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

06h 20m 18s
-08° 35’ 53”
01h 16m 04s
07h 36m 22s

J2000

06h 19m 07s
-08° 35’ 11”

Galactic Coordinates

216.99°
-11.05°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2270 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2270.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.22
Main-sequence

0.78
B9V
10653K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2270 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2270. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2270 is distant 399.02 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.

122.40
399.02
4 km/s
-0.022 arcsec/y
-0.01"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO133098
SAO133098

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2270 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 98.6°
Max altitude: 29.9°
Azimuth: 261.4°