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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -51.5°   Azimuth: 140.4°   Direction: South-East

HR5093 is a hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Musca.

HR5093 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its faintness, HR5093 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 HR5093

Finder chart HR5093 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5093.

HR5093 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 HR5093 are provided in the following table:

13h 33m 35s
-65° 37’ 56”
Image of HR5093 star
DSS2 image of HR5093. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5093 during the next 10000 years (-8.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5093


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5093 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5093. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5093 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5093 is distant 348.66 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

106.95 pc
348.66 ly
12 km/s
-0.048 arcsec/year
-0.012 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5093


Visibility of HR5093 from your location

HR5093 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK