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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:38  
clear_day Transit: 12:10  
SunsetSet: 17:43
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Altitude: 50.8°   Azimuth: 19.0°   Direction: North-North-East

HR5184 is a giant star in the constellation of Ursa Minor.

HR5184 visual magnitude is 5.91. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5184 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR5184 is -0.062 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.049 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5184 star
DSS2 image of HR5184. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5184 during the next 10000 years (-10.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 8.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5184


HR5184 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 50.8°
Azimuth: 19.0°
Direction: North-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5184

HR5184 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5184 are provided in the following table:

13h 42m 39s
+78° 03’ 51”
Ursa Minor

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5184 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5184 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5184.

Visibility of HR5184 from your location

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

HR5184 is circumpolar and transits at 02:53 UTC (altitude: 63.4°)

Distance of HR5184 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5184 is distant 318.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

97.66 pc
318.36 ly
-7 km/s
-0.062 arcsec/year
0.049 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5184

HR5184 belongs to spectral class G7


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5184 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5184. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5184