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HR5086 is a star in the constellation of Virgo.

HR5086 visual magnitude is 6.17. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5086 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 HR5086:

HR5086 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 15°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5086

HR5086 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5086 are provided in the following table:

13h 30m 00s
+07° 10’ 44”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5086 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5086 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5086.

Visibility of HR5086 from your location

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

Today's HR5086 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 82.8°
Max altitude: 45.7°
Azimuth: 277.2°
HR5086 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5086

The image below is a photograph of HR5086 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 HR5086 is 0.004 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.003 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5086 star
DSS2 image of HR5086. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5086 during the next 100000 years (6.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 5.00 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5086 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5086 is distant 802.96 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

246.31 pc
802.96 ly
-3 km/s
0.004 arcsec/year
0.003 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5086

HR5086 belongs to spectral class K5


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5086 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5086. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5086