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

HR5342

Above the horizon.  Rise: 15:44 | Tran: 21:26 | Set: 3:12
Altitude: 2.8°   Azimuth: 261.3°   Direction: West

HR5342 is a variable main-sequence star of spectral class A1 in the constellation of Virgo.

HR5342 visual magnitude is 6.15. Because of its faintness, HR5342 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 HR5342

Finder chart HR5342 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5342.

HR5342 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 HR5342 are provided in the following table:

14h 16m 30s
-03° 11’ 47”
340.32°
53.39°
Virgo
Image of HR5342 star
DSS2 image of HR5342. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5342 during the next 10000 years (-4.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5342

6.15
Main-sequence

and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

0.05
A1V
10252K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5342 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5342. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5342 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5342 is distant 541.53 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

166.11 pc
541.53 ly
2 km/s
-0.025 arcsec/year
-0.038 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5342

SAO139830
SAO139830

Visibility of HR5342 from your location

Today's HR5342 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 93.2°
Max altitude: 35.3°
Azimuth: 266.8°