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HR4776

HR4776 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Corvus.

HR4776 visual magnitude is 5.74. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4776 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 HR4776:

5.74
Main-sequence
HR4776 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 23°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4776

HR4776 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 HR4776 are provided in the following table:

12h 32m 35s
-13° 51’ 33”
295.99°
48.76°
Corvus

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4776 in the sky:

Finder chart HR4776 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4776.

Visibility of HR4776 from your location

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

Today's HR4776 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 103.9°
Max altitude: 24.7°
Azimuth: 256.1°
HR4776 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4776

The image below is a photograph of HR4776 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 HR4776 is -0.144 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.051 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR4776 star
DSS2 image of HR4776. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4776 during the next 1000 years (-2.40 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.85 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR4776 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4776 is distant 120.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

36.95 pc
120.47 ly
-1 km/s
-0.144 arcsec/year
-0.051 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR4776

HR4776 belongs to spectral class F2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

2.90
F2V
6880K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4776 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4776. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR4776

SAO157350
SAO157350