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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 1:48 | Tran: 12:10 | Set: 22:32
Alt: 54.58°   Az: 97.75°   Direction: East

HR2471 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A2 in the constellation of Auriga.

HR2471 visual magnitude is 6.31. Because of its faintness, HR2471 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.

HR2471 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR2471 star
DSS2 image of HR2471. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2471 during the next 10000 years (2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


06h 45m 51s
+36° 04’ 58”
20h 58m 52s
03h 44m 43s


06h 44m 12s
+36° 06’ 34”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2471 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2471.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2471 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2471. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2471 is distant 908.08 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.

278.55 pc
908.08 ly
-15 km/s
0.014 arcsec/y
0.014 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2471 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 53.9°
Max altitude: 74.6°
Azimuth: 306.1°