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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
🌅 Sunrise: 6:36  ☀️ Transit: 13:02  🌅 Sunset: 19:29


HR2334 is a bright giant star in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2334 visual magnitude is 5.2. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2334 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 HR2334:

Bright giant
HR2334 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2334

HR2334 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 HR2334 are provided in the following table:

06h 27m 13s
+00° 17’ 57”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2334 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2334 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2334.

Visibility of HR2334 from your location

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

Today's HR2334 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 89.7°
Max altitude: 38.8°
Azimuth: 270.3°
HR2334 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2334

The image below is a photograph of HR2334 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 HR2334 is 0.007 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.008 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2334 star
DSS2 image of HR2334. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2334 during the next 100000 years (11.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -13.33 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR2334 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2334 is distant 950.44 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 33 kilometers per second.

291.55 pc
950.44 ly
33 km/s
0.007 arcsec/year
-0.008 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2334

HR2334 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2334 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2334. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2334