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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: -37.2°   Azimuth: 174.1°   Direction: South

HR4387 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Carina.

HR4387 visual magnitude is 6.27. Because of its faintness, HR4387 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 HR4387

Finder chart HR4387 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4387.

HR4387 is situated close to the southern celestial pole and, as such, it is easilty visible for most part of the year from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4387 are provided in the following table:

11h 19m 36s
-75° 08’ 32”
Image of HR4387 star
DSS2 image of HR4387. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4387 during the next 10000 years (-6.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR4387


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4387 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4387. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR4387 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4387 is distant 531.81 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.

163.13 pc
531.81 ly
23 km/s
-0.038 arcsec/year
0.004 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR4387


Visibility of HR4387 from your location

HR4387 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom