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HR4710 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Musca.

HR4710 visual magnitude is 6.36. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4710 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR4710:

HR4710 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4710

HR4710 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4710 are provided in the following table:

12h 23m 13s
-67° 37’ 54”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4710 in the sky:

Finder chart HR4710 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4710.

Visibility of HR4710 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR4710 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4710

The image below is a photograph of HR4710 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR4710 is -0.759 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.254 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR4710 star
DSS2 image of HR4710. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4710 during the next 1000 years (-12.65 arcmin in Right Ascension and 4.23 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR4710 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4710 is distant 165.57 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 31 kilometers per second.

50.79 pc
165.57 ly
31 km/s
-0.759 arcsec/year
0.254 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR4710

HR4710 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4710 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4710. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR4710