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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 8:26 | Tran: 12:22 | Set: 16:17
Alt: -8.72°   Az: 114.83°   Direction: East-South-East

HR2628 is a variable and multiple sub-giant star of spectral class B2 in the constellation of Canis Major.

HR2628 visual magnitude is 6.53. Because of its faintness, HR2628 is not visible to the naked eye.

HR2628 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 HR2628 star
DSS2 image of HR2628. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2628 during the next 10000 years (-1.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.00 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


07h 01m 21s
-22° 09’ 19”
18h 57m 37s
01h 58m 59s


07h 00m 19s
-22° 07’ 09”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2628 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2628.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2628 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2628. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2628 is distant 1,325.20 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

406.50 pc
1,325.20 ly
9 km/s
-0.006 arcsec/y
-0.018 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2628 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 112.2°
Max altitude: 16.4°
Azimuth: 247.8°