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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
wb_twilight   (Civil Twilight)   What's Visible Now?

HR4126

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 56.6°   Azimuth: 337.2°   Direction: North-North-West

HR4126 is a giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Draco.

HR4126 visual magnitude is 4.84. Because of its moderate brightness, HR4126 is easily visible to the naked eye from locations with dark skies, while it might be barely visible, or not visible at all, from light-polluted skies.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4126

Finder chart HR4126 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4126.

HR4126 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4126 are provided in the following table:

10h 35m 05s
+75° 42’ 47”
133.12°
38.59°
Draco
Image of HR4126 star
DSS2 image of HR4126. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4126 during the next 10000 years (-5.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR4126

4.84
Giant

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

0.36
G8III
4841K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4126 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4126. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR4126 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4126 is distant 257.10 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.

78.86 pc
257.10 ly
17 km/s
-0.03 arcsec/year
-0.003 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR4126

SAO7164
SAO7164

Visibility of HR4126 from your location

HR4126 is circumpolar and transits at 16:53 UTC (altitude: 65.8°)