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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: -39.3°   Azimuth: 249.9°   Direction: West-South-West

HR5269 is a variable star of spectral class A in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5269 visual magnitude is 6.11. Because of its faintness, HR5269 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 HR5269

Finder chart HR5269 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5269.

HR5269 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 HR5269 are provided in the following table:

14h 03m 27s
-41° 25’ 23”
Image of HR5269 star
DSS2 image of HR5269. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5269 during the next 10000 years (-5.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5269


HR5269 is also a Si chemically peculiar star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5269 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5269. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5269 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5269 is distant 551.61 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.

169.20 pc
551.61 ly
4 km/s
-0.034 arcsec/year
-0.017 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5269


Visibility of HR5269 from your location

HR5269 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom