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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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HR2631

Below the horizon.  Rise: 6:13 | Tran: 13:45 | Set: 21:18
Altitude: -13.0°   Azimuth: 37.5°   Direction: North-East

HR2631 is a variable star of spectral class M1 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2631 visual magnitude is 5.94. Because of its faintness, HR2631 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 HR2631

Finder chart HR2631 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2631.

HR2631 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2631 are provided in the following table:

07h 02m 25s
+17° 45’ 20”
198.17°
10.35°
Gemini
Image of HR2631 star
DSS2 image of HR2631. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2631 during the next 10000 years (2.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 5.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2631

5.94

-2.15
M1
3608K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2631 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2631. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2631 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2631 is distant 1,352.70 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.

414.94 pc
1,352.70 ly
23 km/s
0.016 arcsec/year
0.031 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2631

SAO96407
SAO96407

Visibility of HR2631 from your location

Today's HR2631 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 72.2°
Max altitude: 56.3°
Azimuth: 287.8°