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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:57 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:10
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Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 52.5°   Azimuth: 63.7°   Direction: East-North-East

HR5169 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A1 in the constellation of Ursa Major.

HR5169 visual magnitude is 6.02. Because of its faintness, HR5169 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 HR5169

Finder chart HR5169 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5169.

HR5169 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 HR5169 are provided in the following table:

13h 43m 54s
+52° 03’ 51”
Ursa Major
Image of HR5169 star
DSS2 image of HR5169. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5169 during the next 10000 years (-4.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5169


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5169 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5169. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5169 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5169 is distant 344.61 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

105.71 pc
344.61 ly
-7 km/s
-0.026 arcsec/year
-0.003 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5169


Visibility of HR5169 from your location

HR5169 is circumpolar and transits at 18:19 UTC (altitude: 89.4°)