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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
wb_twilight   (Nautical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?

HR2400

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -73.0°   Azimuth: 102.0°   Direction: East-South-East

HR2400 is a main-sequence star of spectral class F8 in the constellation of Carina.

HR2400 visual magnitude is 5.6. Because of its faintness, HR2400 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2400

Finder chart HR2400 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2400.

HR2400 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2400 are provided in the following table:

06h 31m 18s
-51° 49’ 33”
260.56°
-24°
Carina
Image of HR2400 star
DSS2 image of HR2400. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2400 during the next 1000 years (1.75 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.57 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2400

5.6
Main-sequence

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

2.75
F8V
6213K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2400 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2400. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2400 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2400 is distant 121.32 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

37.22 pc
121.32 ly
16 km/s
0.105 arcsec/year
0.094 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2400

SAO234551
SAO234551

Visibility of HR2400 from your location

HR2400 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom