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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 9:41 | Tran: 14:09 | Set: 18:36
Altitude: 21.4°   Azimuth: 179.9°   Direction: South

HR2535 is a hypergiant star of spectral class K0 in the constellation of Canis Major.

HR2535 visual magnitude is 5.79. Because of its faintness, HR2535 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 HR2535

Finder chart HR2535 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2535.

HR2535 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 HR2535 are provided in the following table:

06h 50m 21s
-17° 05’ 02”
Canis Major
Image of HR2535 star
DSS2 image of HR2535. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2535 during the next 10000 years (2.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2535



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2535 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2535. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2535 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2535 is distant 1,552.38 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.

476.19 pc
1,552.38 ly
23 km/s
0.013 arcsec/year
0.015 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2535


Visibility of HR2535 from your location

Today's HR2535 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 107.1°
Max altitude: 21.4°
Azimuth: 252.9°