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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:12 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:59
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HR4729

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -75.44°   Az: 150.13°   Direction: South-South-East

HR4729 is a multiple sub-giant star of spectral class B4 in the constellation of Crux.

HR4729 visual magnitude is 4.86. Because of its moderate brightness, HR4729 is easily visible to the naked eye from locations with dark skies, while it might be barely visible, or not visible at all, from light-polluted skies.

Image of HR4729 star
DSS2 image of HR4729. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4729 during the next 10000 years (-6.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

12h 27m 54s
-63° 15’ 29”
13h 04m 38s
01h 32m 32s

J2000

12h 26m 30s
-63° 07’ 21”

Galactic Coordinates

300.12°
-0.39°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR4729 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4729.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

4.86
Sub-giant

B4IV
11920K

Star System Properties

HR4729 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR4729 double sysyem:

4.86
5.26
0.4
4.4 arcsec

Alternative Designations

SAO251903
SAO251903

Visibility from Your Location

HR4729 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK