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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
wb_twilight   (Civil Twilight)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -47.7°   Azimuth: 243.0°   Direction: West-South-West

HR5175 is a star of spectral class A3 in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5175 visual magnitude is 5.91. Because of its faintness, HR5175 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 HR5175

Finder chart HR5175 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5175.

HR5175 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 HR5175 are provided in the following table:

13h 47m 27s
-50° 14’ 57”
Image of HR5175 star
DSS2 image of HR5175. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5175 during the next 10000 years (9.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5175



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5175 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5175. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5175 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5175 is distant 195.91 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

60.10 pc
195.91 ly
16 km/s
0.058 arcsec/year
0.013 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5175


Visibility of HR5175 from your location

HR5175 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom