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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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HR2589

Below the horizon.  Rise: 5:40 | Tran: 12:29 | Set: 19:17
Altitude: -3.6°   Azimuth: 290.9°   Direction: West-North-West

HR2589 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B8 in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2589 visual magnitude is 5.92. Because of its faintness, HR2589 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.

HR2589 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 HR2589 star
DSS2 image of HR2589. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2589 during the next 10000 years (-2.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.33 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

06h 57m 46s
+09° 55’ 21”
07h 13m 56s

J2000 Coordinates

06h 56m 25s
+09° 57’ 23”

Galactic Coordinates

204.61°
5.62°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2589 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2589.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.92
Main-sequence

-0.26
B8V
11247K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2589 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2589. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2589 is distant 561.10 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 33 kilometers per second.

172.12 pc
561.10 ly
33 km/s
-0.015 arcsec/y
-0.014 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO96294
SAO96294

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2589 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 80.0°
Max altitude: 48.5°
Azimuth: 280.0°