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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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HR4597

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -71.05°   Az: 194.69°   Direction: South-South-West

HR4597 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Musca.

HR4597 visual magnitude is 5.89. Because of its faintness, HR4597 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.

Image of HR4597 star
DSS2 image of HR4597. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4597 during the next 10000 years (-6.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

12h 03m 54s
-69° 19’ 44”
11h 06m 01s
23h 09m 56s

J2000

12h 02m 37s
-69° 11’ 31”

Galactic Coordinates

298.6°
-6.73°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR4597 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4597.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.89
Main-sequence

1.01
B9V
11247K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4597 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4597. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR4597 is distant 308.42 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.

94.61
308.42
8 km/s
-0.039 arcsec/y
-0.007"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO251699
SAO251699

Visibility from Your Location

HR4597 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK