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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
wb_twilight   (Astronomical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 6:12 | Tran: 12:04 | Set: 17:56
Alt: -29.94°   Az: 46.68°   Direction: North-East

HR2572 is a sub-giant star of spectral class A4 in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2572 visual magnitude is 5.45. Because of its faintness, HR2572 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.

HR2572 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR2572 star
DSS2 image of HR2572. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2572 during the next 10000 years (0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.00 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


06h 55m 39s
-01° 09’ 34”
14h 36m 20s
21h 32m 00s


06h 54m 24s
-01° 07’ 36”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2572 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2572.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2572 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2572. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2572 is distant 484.40 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

148.59 pc
484.40 ly
-9 km/s
0.003 arcsec/y
-0.012 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2572 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 91.2°
Max altitude: 37.4°
Azimuth: 268.8°