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Altitude: -59.4°   Azimuth: 233.9°   Direction: South-West

HR2592 is a star in the constellation of Carina.

HR2592 visual magnitude is 6.41. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2592 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR2592 is -0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.039 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2592 star
DSS2 image of HR2592. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2592 during the next 10000 years (-2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2592


HR2592 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -59.4°
Azimuth: 233.9°
Direction: South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2592

HR2592 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 HR2592 are provided in the following table:

06h 52m 45s
-59° 20’ 27”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2592 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2592 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2592.

Visibility of HR2592 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR2592 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR2592 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2592 is distant 469.74 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

144.09 pc
469.74 ly
-2 km/s
-0.012 arcsec/year
0.039 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2592

HR2592 belongs to spectral class A3


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2592 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2592. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2592