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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
wb_twilight   (Nautical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Rise: 10:02 | Tran: 14:35 | Set: 19:08
Altitude: -54.1°   Azimuth: 13.8°   Direction: North-North-East

HR2825 is a variable sub-giant star of spectral class B2 in the constellation of Canis Major.

HR2825 visual magnitude is 5.33. Because of its faintness, HR2825 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 HR2825

Finder chart HR2825 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2825.

HR2825 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 HR2825 are provided in the following table:

07h 24m 40s
-16° 12’ 03”
Canis Major
Image of HR2825 star
DSS2 image of HR2825. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2825 during the next 10000 years (-2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2825


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2825 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2825. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2825 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2825 is distant 944.93 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

289.86 pc
944.93 ly
2 km/s
-0.014 arcsec/year
-0.01 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2825


Visibility of HR2825 from your location

Today's HR2825 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 106.2°
Max altitude: 22.3°
Azimuth: 253.8°