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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
🌅 Sunrise: 6:45  ☀️ Transit: 13:03  🌅 Sunset: 19:23


HR5213 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Ursa Major.

HR5213 visual magnitude is 5.96. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5213 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 HR5213:

HR5213 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 60°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5213

HR5213 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 HR5213 are provided in the following table:

13h 49m 45s
+61° 29’ 21”
Ursa Major

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5213 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5213 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5213.

Visibility of HR5213 from your location

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

HR5213 is circumpolar and transits at 01:28 UTC (altitude: 80.0°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5213

The image below is a photograph of HR5213 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 HR5213 is 0.065 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.099 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5213 star
DSS2 image of HR5213. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5213 during the next 1000 years (1.08 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.65 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5213 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5213 is distant 394.67 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

121.07 pc
394.67 ly
-11 km/s
0.065 arcsec/year
-0.099 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5213

HR5213 belongs to spectral class G3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5213 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5213. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5213