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HR5135 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5135 visual magnitude is 6.27. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5135 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 HR5135:

HR5135 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5135

HR5135 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 HR5135 are provided in the following table:

13h 39m 40s
-39° 44’ 53”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5135 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5135 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5135.

Visibility of HR5135 from your location

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

HR5135 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5135

The image below is a photograph of HR5135 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 HR5135 is -0.02 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.025 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5135 star
DSS2 image of HR5135. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5135 during the next 10000 years (-3.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5135 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5135 is distant 1,120.27 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 48 kilometers per second.

343.64 pc
1,120.27 ly
-48 km/s
-0.02 arcsec/year
-0.025 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5135

HR5135 belongs to spectral class M4 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5135 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5135. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5135