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HR5310

Altitude: 16.1°   Azimuth: 58.0°   Direction: East-North-East

HR5310 is a giant star in the constellation of Boötes.

HR5310 visual magnitude is 6.11. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5310 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 HR5310 is -0.025 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.022 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5310 star
DSS2 image of HR5310. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5310 during the next 10000 years (-4.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 3.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5310

6.11
Giant

HR5310 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 16.1°
Azimuth: 58.0°
Direction: East-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5310

HR5310 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 HR5310 are provided in the following table:

14h 11m 15s
+32° 17’ 44”
54.36°
71.95°
Boötes

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5310 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5310 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5310.

Visibility of HR5310 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 HR5310 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: 57.7°
Max altitude: 70.8°
Azimuth: 302.3°

Distance of HR5310 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5310 is distant 383.08 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 22 kilometers per second.

117.51 pc
383.08 ly
-22 km/s
-0.025 arcsec/year
0.022 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5310

HR5310 belongs to spectral class K4 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

0.76
K4III
4194K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5310 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5310. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5310

SAO63979
SAO63979