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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
wb_twilight   (Civil Twilight)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Rise: 17:19 | Tran: 18:57 | Set: 20:34
Altitude: -60.3°   Azimuth: 287.6°   Direction: West-North-West

HR4524 is a giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR4524 visual magnitude is 6.17. Because of its faintness, HR4524 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 HR4524

Finder chart HR4524 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4524.

HR4524 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 HR4524 are provided in the following table:

11h 47m 07s
-35° 54’ 24”
Image of HR4524 star
DSS2 image of HR4524. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4524 during the next 10000 years (5.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR4524


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4524 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4524. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR4524 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4524 is distant 474.53 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

145.56 pc
474.53 ly
9 km/s
0.034 arcsec/year
-0.037 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR4524


Visibility of HR4524 from your location

Today's HR4524 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 125.9°
Max altitude: 2.6°
Azimuth: 234.1°