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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:59 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:08
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 12:52 | Tran: 18:46 | Set: 0:40
Alt: 16.25°   Az: 112.93°   Direction: East-South-East

HR5014 is a variable hypergiant star of spectral class F0 in the constellation of Virgo.

HR5014 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its faintness, HR5014 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.

HR5014 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR5014 star
DSS2 image of HR5014. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5014 during the next 10000 years (-9.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


13h 18m 45s
-00° 48’ 19”
19h 51m 20s


13h 17m 29s
-00° 40’ 36”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5014 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5014.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5014 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5014. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5014 is distant 242.38 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.

74.35 pc
242.38 ly
-20 km/s
-0.058 arcsec/y
-0.025 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR5014 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 90.8°
Max altitude: 37.7°
Azimuth: 269.2°