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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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HR5334

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 47.0°   Azimuth: 31.0°   Direction: North-North-East

HR5334 is a variable giant star of spectral class M2 in the constellation of Ursa Minor.

HR5334 visual magnitude is 5.24. Because of its faintness, HR5334 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 HR5334

Finder chart HR5334 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5334.

HR5334 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5334 are provided in the following table:

14h 12m 03s
+69° 25’ 57”
112.88°
46.09°
Ursa Minor
Image of HR5334 star
DSS2 image of HR5334. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5334 during the next 10000 years (-4.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -7.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5334

5.24
Giant

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

-0.44
M2III
3677K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5334 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5334. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5334 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5334 is distant 445.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.

136.61 pc
445.36 ly
-23 km/s
-0.027 arcsec/year
-0.047 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5334

SAO16305
SAO16305

Visibility of HR5334 from your location

HR5334 is circumpolar and transits at 20:37 UTC (altitude: 72.0°)