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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:08 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:03
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HR2449

Below the horizon.  Rise: 4:41 | Tran: 11:46 | Set: 18:51
Alt: -20.83°   Az: 30.31°   Direction: North-North-East

HR2449 is a double main-sequence star of spectral class A2 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2449 visual magnitude is 5.97. Because of its faintness, HR2449 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.

Image of HR2449 star
DSS2 image of HR2449. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2449 during the next 10000 years (-5.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

06h 41m 10s
+12° 57’ 32”
13h 55m 46s
20h 36m 57s

J2000

06h 39m 47s
+12° 58’ 59”

Galactic Coordinates

200.05°
3.35°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2449 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2449.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.97
Main-sequence

1.23
A2V
9434K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2449 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2449. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR2449 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR2449 double sysyem:

5.97
11.97
6
2.9 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2449 is distant 289.01 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.

88.65
289.01
-20 km/s
-0.034 arcsec/y
-0.001"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO95963
SAO95963

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2449 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 77.0°
Max altitude: 51.5°
Azimuth: 283.0°