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HR5029

HR5029 is a giant star in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5029 visual magnitude is 5.77. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5029 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR5029:

5.77
Giant
HR5029 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5029

HR5029 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5029 are provided in the following table:

13h 20m 57s
-46° 52’ 50”
308.17°
15.69°
Centaurus

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5029 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5029 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5029.

Visibility of HR5029 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR5029 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5029

The image below is a photograph of HR5029 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR5029 is -0.075 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.004 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5029 star
DSS2 image of HR5029. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5029 during the next 10000 years (-12.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5029 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5029 is distant 377.31 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

115.74 pc
377.31 ly
-3 km/s
-0.075 arcsec/year
0.004 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5029

HR5029 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

0.45
K1III
4472K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5029 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5029. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5029

SAO224080
SAO224080