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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
north SunriseRise: 6:54  
clear_day Transit: 12:49  
SunsetSet: 18:43 south
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Altitude: 29.8°   Azimuth: 209.6°   Direction: South-South-West

HR2325 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2325 visual magnitude is 6.15. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2325 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 HR2325:


HR2325 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 29.8°
Azimuth: 209.6°
Direction: South-South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2325

HR2325 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 HR2325 are provided in the following table:

06h 26m 34s
-04° 35’ 49”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2325 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2325 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2325.

Visibility of HR2325 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 HR2325 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: 94.6°
Max altitude: 33.9°
Azimuth: 265.4°

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2325

The image below is a photograph of HR2325 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 HR2325 is 0.007 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.002 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2325 star
DSS2 image of HR2325. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2325 during the next 100000 years (11.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.33 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR2325 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2325 is distant 1,211.90 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.

371.75 pc
1,211.90 ly
10 km/s
0.007 arcsec/year
-0.002 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2325

HR2325 belongs to spectral class B2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2325 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2325. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2325