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HR4364 is a giant star in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR4364 visual magnitude is 6.21. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4364 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR4364:

HR4364 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4364

HR4364 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 HR4364 are provided in the following table:

11h 14m 53s
-43° 44’ 03”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4364 in the sky:

Finder chart HR4364 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4364.

Visibility of HR4364 from your location

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

HR4364 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4364

The image below is a photograph of HR4364 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 HR4364 is -0.025 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.016 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR4364 star
DSS2 image of HR4364. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4364 during the next 10000 years (-4.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR4364 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4364 is distant 1,724.87 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

529.10 pc
1,724.87 ly
9 km/s
-0.025 arcsec/year
-0.016 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR4364

HR4364 belongs to spectral class K4 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4364 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4364. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR4364