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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 7:15 | Tran: 13:20 | Set: 19:26
Altitude: 3.0°   Azimuth: 91.4°   Direction: East

HR2312 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2312 visual magnitude is 6.66. Because of its faintness, HR2312 is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2312

Finder chart HR2312 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2312.

HR2312 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 HR2312 are provided in the following table:

06h 25m 18s
+01° 30’ 03”
Image of HR2312 star
DSS2 image of HR2312. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2312 during the next 10000 years (-2.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2312


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2312 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2312. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2312 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2312 is distant 1,181.16 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

362.32 pc
1,181.16 ly
7 km/s
-0.017 arcsec/year
-0.011 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2312


Visibility of HR2312 from your location

Today's HR2312 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 88.5°
Max altitude: 40.0°
Azimuth: 271.5°