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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 10:42 | Tran: 13:48 | Set: 16:55
Altitude: -1.4°   Azimuth: 137.4°   Direction: South-East

HR2576 is a sub-giant star of spectral class G5 in the constellation of Canis Major.

HR2576 visual magnitude is 6.04. Because of its faintness, HR2576 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 HR2576

Finder chart HR2576 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2576.

HR2576 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2576 are provided in the following table:

06h 53m 33s
-28° 32’ 22”
Canis Major
Image of HR2576 star
DSS2 image of HR2576. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2576 during the next 1000 years (4.57 arcmin in Right Ascension and -7.30 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2576


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2576 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2576. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2576 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2576 is distant 84.09 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 72 kilometers per second.

25.79 pc
84.09 ly
72 km/s
0.274 arcsec/year
-0.438 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2576


Visibility of HR2576 from your location

Today's HR2576 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 118.5°
Max altitude: 10.0°
Azimuth: 241.5°