HR5356 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Hydra.
HR5356 visual magnitude is 5.87. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5356 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR5356:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5356
HR5356 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5356 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5356 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5356 from your location
Today's HR5356 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5356
The image below is a photograph of HR5356 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR5356 is -0.372 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.35 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5356 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5356 is distant 57.98 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5356
HR5356 belongs to spectral class F5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5356 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR5356 star system properties
HR5356 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR5356 double sysyem: