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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 6:53 | Tran: 13:47 | Set: 20:41
Altitude: 25.4°   Azimuth: 105.0°   Direction: East-South-East

HR2649 is a giant star of spectral class K3 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2649 visual magnitude is 5.13. Because of its faintness, HR2649 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 HR2649

Finder chart HR2649 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2649.

HR2649 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 HR2649 are provided in the following table:

07h 03m 38s
+10° 57’ 06”
Image of HR2649 star
DSS2 image of HR2649. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2649 during the next 10000 years (-1.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2649


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2649 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2649. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2649 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2649 is distant 742.60 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.

227.79 pc
742.60 ly
21 km/s
-0.008 arcsec/year
-0.019 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2649


Visibility of HR2649 from your location

Today's HR2649 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 79.0°
Max altitude: 49.5°
Azimuth: 281.0°