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HR527

HR527 is a giant star in the constellation of Pisces.

HR527 visual magnitude is 5.91. Because of its reltive faintness, HR527 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 HR527:

5.91
Giant
HR527 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 35°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR527

HR527 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR527 are provided in the following table:

01h 48m 25s
+03° 41’ 08”
149.17°
-56.25°
Pisces

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR527 in the sky:

Finder chart HR527 star
Simplified finder chart for HR527.

Visibility of HR527 from your location

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

Today's HR527 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 86.3°
Max altitude: 42.2°
Azimuth: 273.7°
HR527 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR527

The image below is a photograph of HR527 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 HR527 is -0.006 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.017 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR527 star
DSS2 image of HR527. The red arrow shows the motion of HR527 during the next 10000 years (-1.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.83 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR527 from the Sun and relative movement

HR527 is distant 327.64 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

100.50 pc
327.64 ly
3 km/s
-0.006 arcsec/year
0.017 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR527

HR527 belongs to spectral class G9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

0.90
G9III
4816K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR527 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR527. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR527

SAO110138
SAO110138