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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

HR4352

HR4352 is a variable and double supergiant star in the constellation of Carina.

HR4352 visual magnitude is 4.6. Because of its moderate brightness, HR4352 should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR4352:

4.6
Supergiant
HR4352 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4352

HR4352 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4352 are provided in the following table:

11h 12m 36s
-60° 19’ 03”
290.99°
0.24°
Carina

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4352 in the sky:

Finder chart HR4352 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4352.

Visibility of HR4352 from your location

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

HR4352 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4352

The image below is a photograph of HR4352 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 HR4352 is -0.007 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.004 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR4352 star
DSS2 image of HR4352. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4352 during the next 100000 years (-11.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR4352 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4352 is distant 12,538.46 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.

3,846.15 pc
12,538.46 ly
-8 km/s
-0.007 arcsec/year
0.004 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR4352

HR4352 belongs to spectral class A6 and has a luminosity class of I corresponding to a supergiant star.

-8.33
A6I
6170K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4352 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4352. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR4352 star system properties

HR4352 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR4352 double sysyem:

4.6
11.4
6.8
21.7 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR4352

SAO251316
SAO251316