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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -43.3°   Azimuth: 124.9°   Direction: South-East

HR5026 is a variable main-sequence star of spectral class B6 in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5026 visual magnitude is 5.48. Because of its faintness, HR5026 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 HR5026

Finder chart HR5026 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5026.

HR5026 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 HR5026 are provided in the following table:

13h 20m 37s
-52° 44’ 53”
Image of HR5026 star
DSS2 image of HR5026. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5026 during the next 10000 years (-5.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5026


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5026 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5026. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5026 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5026 is distant 395.63 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.

121.36 pc
395.63 ly
10 km/s
-0.03 arcsec/year
-0.019 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5026


Visibility of HR5026 from your location

HR5026 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom