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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 0:53 | Tran: 8:05 | Set: 15:14
Altitude: 44.3°   Azimuth: 134.0°   Direction: South-East

HR276 is a giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Pisces.

HR276 visual magnitude is 6.32. Because of its faintness, HR276 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 HR276

Finder chart HR276 star
Simplified finder chart for HR276.

HR276 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 HR276 are provided in the following table:

00h 57m 54s
+13° 41’ 44”
Image of HR276 star
DSS2 image of HR276. The red arrow shows the motion of HR276 during the next 10000 years (-1.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR276


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR276 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR276. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR276 from the Sun and relative movement

HR276 is distant 522.44 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.

160.26 pc
522.44 ly
15 km/s
-0.011 arcsec/year
-0.013 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR276


Visibility of HR276 from your location

Today's HR276 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 76.3°
Max altitude: 52.2°
Azimuth: 283.7°