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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: -49.7°   Azimuth: 110.7°   Direction: East-South-East

HR4466 is a star of spectral class A7 in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR4466 visual magnitude is 5.25. Because of its faintness, HR4466 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 HR4466

Finder chart HR4466 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4466.

HR4466 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4466 are provided in the following table:

11h 35m 55s
-47° 38’ 30”
Image of HR4466 star
DSS2 image of HR4466. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4466 during the next 10000 years (6.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -8.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR4466



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4466 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4466. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR4466 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4466 is distant 189.10 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.

58.00 pc
189.10 ly
5 km/s
0.036 arcsec/year
-0.049 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR4466


Visibility of HR4466 from your location

HR4466 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom