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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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HR5274

Altitude: 11.1°   Azimuth: 91.8°   Direction: East

HR5274 is a giant star in the constellation of Boötes.

HR5274 visual magnitude is 6.26. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5274 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 HR5274 is -0.038 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.012 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5274 star
DSS2 image of HR5274. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5274 during the next 10000 years (-6.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5274

6.26
Giant

HR5274 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 11.1°
Azimuth: 91.8°
Direction: East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5274

HR5274 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 HR5274 are provided in the following table:

14h 03m 36s
+07° 32’ 47”
347.39°
64°
Boötes

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5274 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5274 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5274.

Visibility of HR5274 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 HR5274 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: 82.5°
Max altitude: 46.1°
Azimuth: 277.5°

Distance of HR5274 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5274 is distant 432.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.

132.63 pc
432.36 ly
-20 km/s
-0.038 arcsec/year
-0.012 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5274

HR5274 belongs to spectral class G9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

0.65
G9III
4892K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5274 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5274. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5274

SAO120261
SAO120261