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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 5:15 | Tran: 13:32 | Set: 21:50
Altitude: 21.1°   Azimuth: 76.6°   Direction: East-North-East

HR2417 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A3 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2417 visual magnitude is 6.44. Because of its faintness, HR2417 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 HR2417

Finder chart HR2417 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2417.

HR2417 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 HR2417 are provided in the following table:

06h 37m 27s
+24° 35’ 26”
Image of HR2417 star
DSS2 image of HR2417. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2417 during the next 10000 years (-2.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2417


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2417 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2417. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2417 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2417 is distant 543.33 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

166.67 pc
543.33 ly
-2 km/s
-0.016 arcsec/year
0.008 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2417


Visibility of HR2417 from your location

Today's HR2417 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 65.4°
Max altitude: 63.1°
Azimuth: 294.6°