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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
north SunriseRise: 6:47  
clear_day Transit: 12:50  
SunsetSet: 18:52 south
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Altitude: -35.3°   Azimuth: 28.4°   Direction: North-North-East

HR2335 is a giant star in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2335 visual magnitude is 5.55. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2335 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 HR2335:


HR2335 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -35.3°
Azimuth: 28.4°
Direction: North-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2335

HR2335 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 HR2335 are provided in the following table:

06h 27m 15s
-00° 16’ 33”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2335 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2335 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2335.

Visibility of HR2335 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 HR2335 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: 90.3°
Max altitude: 38.2°
Azimuth: 269.7°

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2335

The image below is a photograph of HR2335 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 HR2335 is 0 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 HR2335 star
DSS2 image of HR2335. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2335 during the next 100000 years (0.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -13.33 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR2335 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2335 is distant 749.43 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 39 kilometers per second.

229.89 pc
749.43 ly
39 km/s
-0.008 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2335

HR2335 belongs to spectral class K5 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2335 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2335. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2335