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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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HR4419

Below the horizon.  Rise: 11:00 | Tran: 16:49 | Set: 22:38
Alt: -4.56°   Az: 87.21°   Direction: East

HR4419 is a double giant star of spectral class K2 in the constellation of Leo.

HR4419 visual magnitude is 6.25. Because of its faintness, HR4419 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.

HR4419 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR4419 star
DSS2 image of HR4419. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4419 during the next 10000 years (-5.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.50 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

11h 29m 09s
-01° 50’ 07”
17h 39m 54s
05h 09m 03s

J2000

11h 27m 53s
-01° 42’ 00”

Galactic Coordinates

264.7°
54.85°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR4419 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4419.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.25
Giant

0.23
K2
4649K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4419 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4419. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR4419 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 HR4419 double sysyem:

6.25
7.65
1.4
0.3 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR4419 is distant 521.60 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.

160.00 pc
521.60 ly
-10 km/s
-0.034 arcsec/y
-0.003 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO138216
SAO138216

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR4419 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 91.8°
Max altitude: 36.7°
Azimuth: 268.2°