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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -41.4°   Azimuth: 145.2°   Direction: South-East

HR4204 is a variable main-sequence star of spectral class B2 in the constellation of Carina.

HR4204 visual magnitude is 5.77. Because of its faintness, HR4204 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 HR4204

Finder chart HR4204 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4204.

HR4204 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4204 are provided in the following table:

10h 43m 51s
-64° 14’ 56”
Image of HR4204 star
DSS2 image of HR4204. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4204 during the next 10000 years (-2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR4204


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4204 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4204. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR4204 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4204 is distant 1,009.29 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

309.60 pc
1,009.29 ly
11 km/s
-0.014 arcsec/year
0.006 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR4204


Visibility of HR4204 from your location

HR4204 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom