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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 60.4°   Azimuth: 5.5°   Direction: North

HR4852 is a star of spectral class A5 in the constellation of Camelopardalis.

HR4852 visual magnitude is 6.4. Because of its faintness, HR4852 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 HR4852

Finder chart HR4852 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4852.

HR4852 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4852 are provided in the following table:

12h 44m 26s
+80° 37’ 15”
Image of HR4852 star
DSS2 image of HR4852. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4852 during the next 10000 years (5.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -7.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR4852



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4852 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4852. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR4852 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4852 is distant 462.41 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

141.84 pc
462.41 ly
-28 km/s
0.03 arcsec/year
-0.042 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR4852


Visibility of HR4852 from your location

HR4852 is circumpolar and transits at 18:50 UTC (altitude: 60.9°)