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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 4:45 | Tran: 12:51 | Set: 20:57
Alt: -5.09°   Az: 42.20°   Direction: North-East

HR2951 is a star of spectral class K5 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2951 visual magnitude is 5.89. Because of its faintness, HR2951 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.

HR2951 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 HR2951 star
DSS2 image of HR2951. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2951 during the next 10000 years (-1.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


07h 42m 26s
+22° 57’ 35”
15h 06m 24s
22h 48m 51s


07h 40m 58s
+23° 01’ 06”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2951 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2951.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2951 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2951. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2951 is distant 1,523.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 39 kilometers per second.

467.29 pc
1,523.36 ly
39 km/s
-0.01 arcsec/y
-0.011 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2951 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 67.0°
Max altitude: 61.5°
Azimuth: 293.0°