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HR4832 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Crux.

HR4832 visual magnitude is 6.08. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4832 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 HR4832:

HR4832 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4832

HR4832 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 HR4832 are provided in the following table:

12h 42m 49s
-55° 56’ 49”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4832 in the sky:

Finder chart HR4832 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4832.

Visibility of HR4832 from your location

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

HR4832 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4832

The image below is a photograph of HR4832 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 HR4832 is -0.047 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.019 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR4832 star
DSS2 image of HR4832. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4832 during the next 10000 years (-7.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR4832 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4832 is distant 371.72 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.

114.03 pc
371.72 ly
15 km/s
-0.047 arcsec/year
-0.019 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR4832

HR4832 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4832 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4832. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR4832