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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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HR4233

Above the horizon.  Rise: 10:52 | Tran: 15:59 | Set: 21:06
Alt: 16.30°   Az: 131.09°   Direction: South-East

HR4233 is a giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Sextans.

HR4233 visual magnitude is 5.86. Because of its faintness, HR4233 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 HR4233 star
DSS2 image of HR4233. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4233 during the next 10000 years (1.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

10h 50m 57s
-09° 58’ 59”
20h 50m 57s
07h 41m 54s

J2000

10h 49m 43s
-09° 51’ 10”

Galactic Coordinates

260.17°
42.69°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR4233 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4233.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.86
Giant

0.73
G8
4581K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4233 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4233. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR4233 is distant 346.44 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 40 kilometers per second.

106.27
346.44
40 km/s
0.009 arcsec/y
-0.037"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO137815
SAO137815

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR4233 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 100.0°
Max altitude: 28.5°
Azimuth: 260.0°