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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 13:18 | Tran: 19:00 | Set: 0:42
Altitude: -29.1°   Azimuth: 53.2°   Direction: North-East

HR4613 is a giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Virgo.

HR4613 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its faintness, HR4613 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 HR4613

Finder chart HR4613 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4613.

HR4613 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4613 are provided in the following table:

12h 05m 59s
-03° 07’ 54”
Image of HR4613 star
DSS2 image of HR4613. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4613 during the next 10000 years (-4.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR4613



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4613 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4613. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR4613 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4613 is distant 498.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.

152.91 pc
498.47 ly
17 km/s
-0.028 arcsec/year
-0.019 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR4613


Visibility of HR4613 from your location

Today's HR4613 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 93.1°
Max altitude: 35.4°
Azimuth: 266.9°