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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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Altitude: 28.9°   Azimuth: 42.4°   Direction: North-East

HR5360 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Boötes.

HR5360 visual magnitude is 6.2. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5360 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 HR5360 is -0.025 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.005 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5360 star
DSS2 image of HR5360. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5360 during the next 10000 years (-4.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5360


HR5360 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 28.9°
Azimuth: 42.4°
Direction: North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5360

HR5360 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 HR5360 are provided in the following table:

14h 17m 21s
+51° 18’ 25”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5360 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5360 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5360.

Visibility of HR5360 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR5360 is circumpolar and transits at 00:19 UTC (altitude: 89.8°)

Distance of HR5360 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5360 is distant 331.30 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

101.63 pc
331.30 ly
-9 km/s
-0.025 arcsec/year
-0.005 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5360

HR5360 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5360 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5360. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5360