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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 3:49 | Tran: 14:08 | Set: 0:27
Altitude: 66.8°   Azimuth: 237.4°   Direction: West-South-West

HR2452 is a giant star of spectral class F8 in the constellation of Auriga.

HR2452 visual magnitude is 6.46. Because of its faintness, HR2452 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 HR2452

Finder chart HR2452 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2452.

HR2452 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2452 are provided in the following table:

06h 41m 37s
+35° 55’ 54”
Image of HR2452 star
DSS2 image of HR2452. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2452 during the next 10000 years (-2.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2452


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2452 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2452. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2452 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2452 is distant 256.49 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 86 kilometers per second.

78.68 pc
256.49 ly
86 km/s
-0.017 arcsec/year
-0.022 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2452


Visibility of HR2452 from your location

Today's HR2452 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 54.1°
Max altitude: 74.5°
Azimuth: 305.9°