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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
wb_twilight   (Nautical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -43.7°   Azimuth: 218.6°   Direction: South-West

HR5289 is a giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5289 visual magnitude is 6.4. Because of its faintness, HR5289 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 HR5289

Finder chart HR5289 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5289.

HR5289 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 HR5289 are provided in the following table:

14h 08m 14s
-63° 12’ 29”
Image of HR5289 star
DSS2 image of HR5289. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5289 during the next 10000 years (4.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5289


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5289 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5289. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5289 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5289 is distant 384.43 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 39 kilometers per second.

117.92 pc
384.43 ly
39 km/s
0.025 arcsec/year
0.038 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5289


Visibility of HR5289 from your location

HR5289 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom