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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
wb_twilight   (Civil Twilight)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -57.6°   Azimuth: 222.3°   Direction: South-West

HR5000 is a main-sequence star of spectral class F5 in the constellation of Musca.

HR5000 visual magnitude is 6.07. Because of its faintness, HR5000 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 HR5000

Finder chart HR5000 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5000.

HR5000 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 HR5000 are provided in the following table:

13h 16m 44s
-65° 08’ 17”
Image of HR5000 star
DSS2 image of HR5000. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5000 during the next 1000 years (-1.72 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.87 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5000


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5000 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5000. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5000 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5000 is distant 126.65 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.

38.85 pc
126.65 ly
18 km/s
-0.103 arcsec/year
-0.052 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5000


Visibility of HR5000 from your location

HR5000 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom