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Altitude: -1.2°   Azimuth: 3.7°   Direction: North

HR5110 is a variable sub-giant star in the constellation of Canes Venatici.

HR5110 visual magnitude is 4.98. Because of its moderate brightness, HR5110 should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR5110:


HR5110 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -1.2°
Azimuth: 3.7°
Direction: North

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5110

HR5110 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5110 are provided in the following table:

13h 34m 47s
+37° 10’ 56”
Canes Venatici

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5110 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5110 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5110.

Visibility of HR5110 from your location

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

Today's HR5110 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 52.8°
Max altitude: 75.7°
Azimuth: 307.2°

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5110

The image below is a photograph of HR5110 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 HR5110 is 0.086 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.009 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5110 star
DSS2 image of HR5110. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5110 during the next 10000 years (14.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5110 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5110 is distant 145.15 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

44.52 pc
145.15 ly
7 km/s
0.086 arcsec/year
-0.009 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5110

HR5110 belongs to spectral class F2 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5110 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5110. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5110