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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 5:51  
clear_day Transit: 12:57  
SunsetSet: 20:04
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Altitude: 6.9°   Azimuth: 81.3°   Direction: East

HR5273 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Boötes.

HR5273 visual magnitude is 6.3. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5273 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 HR5273 is 0.083 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.307 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5273 star
DSS2 image of HR5273. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5273 during the next 1000 years (1.38 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.12 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5273


HR5273 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 6.9°
Azimuth: 81.3°
Direction: East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5273

HR5273 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 HR5273 are provided in the following table:

14h 03m 32s
+10° 47’ 12”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5273 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5273 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5273.

Visibility of HR5273 from your location

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

Today's HR5273 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 79.2°
Max altitude: 49.3°
Azimuth: 280.8°

Distance of HR5273 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5273 is distant 54.12 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.

16.60 pc
54.12 ly
-17 km/s
0.083 arcsec/year
-0.307 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5273

HR5273 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5273 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5273. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5273