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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -54.14°   Az: 141.89°   Direction: South-East

HR4448 is a giant star of spectral class K1 in the constellation of Musca.

HR4448 visual magnitude is 5.9. Because of its faintness, HR4448 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.

HR4448 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR4448 star
DSS2 image of HR4448. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4448 during the next 100000 years (-6.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


11h 33m 26s
-67° 05’ 52”
16h 33m 02s
04h 06m 28s


11h 32m 19s
-66° 57’ 43”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR4448 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4448.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4448 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4448. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR4448 is distant 297.99 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

91.41 pc
297.99 ly
-11 km/s
-0.004 arcsec/y
-0.001 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR4448 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK