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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -85.7°   Azimuth: 107.2°   Direction: East-South-East

HR4965 is a variable star of spectral class A in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR4965 visual magnitude is 6.06. Because of its faintness, HR4965 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 HR4965

Finder chart HR4965 star
Simplified finder chart for HR4965.

HR4965 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4965 are provided in the following table:

13h 10m 58s
-52° 34’ 00”
Image of HR4965 star
DSS2 image of HR4965. The red arrow shows the motion of HR4965 during the next 10000 years (-6.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR4965


HR4965 is also a Si chemically peculiar star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4965 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR4965. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR4965 from the Sun and relative movement

HR4965 is distant 343.16 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 26 kilometers per second.

105.26 pc
343.16 ly
26 km/s
-0.041 arcsec/year
-0.017 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR4965


Visibility of HR4965 from your location

HR4965 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK