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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 5:51  
clear_day Transit: 12:57  
SunsetSet: 20:04
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Altitude: 17.5°   Azimuth: 87.3°   Direction: East

HR5352 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Boötes.

HR5352 visual magnitude is 5.8. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5352 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 HR5352 is 0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.011 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5352 star
DSS2 image of HR5352. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5352 during the next 10000 years (2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5352


HR5352 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 17.5°
Azimuth: 87.3°
Direction: East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5352

HR5352 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 HR5352 are provided in the following table:

14h 17m 28s
+15° 15’ 47”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5352 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5352 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5352.

Visibility of HR5352 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 HR5352 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: 74.7°
Max altitude: 53.8°
Azimuth: 285.3°

Distance of HR5352 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5352 is distant 1,012.42 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.

310.56 pc
1,012.42 ly
-10 km/s
0.012 arcsec/year
0.011 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5352

HR5352 belongs to spectral class M3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5352 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5352. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5352