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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?


Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 38.3°   Azimuth: 320.2°   Direction: North-West

HR5302 is a hypergiant star of spectral class K0 in the constellation of Ursa Major.

HR5302 visual magnitude is 6.46. Because of its faintness, HR5302 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 HR5302

Finder chart HR5302 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5302.

HR5302 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5302 are provided in the following table:

14h 08m 45s
+59° 20’ 16”
Ursa Major
Image of HR5302 star
DSS2 image of HR5302. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5302 during the next 1000 years (-2.05 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.28 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5302


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5302 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5302. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5302 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5302 is distant 438.17 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

134.41 pc
438.17 ly
11 km/s
-0.123 arcsec/year
-0.017 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5302


Visibility of HR5302 from your location

HR5302 is circumpolar and transits at 20:22 UTC (altitude: 82.1°)