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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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HR4144

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -73.70°   Az: 126.66°   Direction: South-East

HR4144 is a supergiant star of spectral class A2 in the constellation of Carina.

HR4144 visual magnitude is 6. Because of its faintness, HR4144 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.

Image of HR4144 star
DSS2 image of HR4144. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4144 during the next 10000 years (-4.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.00 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

10h 33m 43s
-58° 47’ 38”
13h 43m 02s
00h 16m 46s

J2000

10h 32m 47s
-58° 40’ 00”

Galactic Coordinates

285.73°
-0.5°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR4144 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4144.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6
Supergiant

-6.69
A2I
7337K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4144 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4144. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR4144 is distant 11,241.38 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.

3,448.28
11,241.38
10 km/s
-0.024 arcsec/y

Alternative Designations

SAO238168
SAO238168

Visibility from Your Location

HR4144 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK