HR5224 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Centaurus.
HR5224 visual magnitude is 6.19. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5224 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 HR5224:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5224
HR5224 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 HR5224 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5224 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5224 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR5224 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5224
The image below is a photograph of HR5224 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 HR5224 is -0.27 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.075 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5224 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5224 is distant 209.92 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5224
HR5224 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5224 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.