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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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Altitude: 0.1°   Azimuth: 331.1°   Direction: North-North-West

HR371 is a giant star in the constellation of Pisces.

HR371 visual magnitude is 6.02. Because of its reltive faintness, HR371 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR371:


HR371 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 0.1°
Azimuth: 331.1°
Direction: North-North-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR371

HR371 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR371 are provided in the following table:

01h 16m 18s
+33° 06’ 52”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR371 in the sky:

Finder chart HR371 star
Simplified finder chart for HR371.

Visibility of HR371 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR371 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 56.9°
Max altitude: 71.6°
Azimuth: 303.1°

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR371

The image below is a photograph of HR371 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR371 is 0.016 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.033 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR371 star
DSS2 image of HR371. The red arrow shows the motion of HR371 during the next 10000 years (2.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR371 from the Sun and relative movement

HR371 is distant 314.67 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.

96.53 pc
314.67 ly
6 km/s
0.016 arcsec/year
-0.033 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR371

HR371 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR371 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR371. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR371