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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:15 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:56
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -67.81°   Az: 159.06°   Direction: South-South-East

HR5049 is a star of spectral class A in the constellation of Musca.

HR5049 visual magnitude is 5.67. Because of its faintness, HR5049 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.

Image of HR5049 star
DSS2 image of HR5049. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5049 during the next 10000 years (-11.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.50 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


13h 27m 40s
-70° 45’ 16”
13h 36m 42s
03h 04m 22s


13h 25m 50s
-70° 37’ 38”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5049 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5049.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

HR5049 is also a HgMn chemically peculiar star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5049 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5049. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5049 is distant 463.73 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.

8 km/s
-0.067 arcsec/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR5049 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK