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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
🌅 Sunrise: 6:36  ☀️ Transit: 13:02  🌅 Sunset: 19:29


HR5364 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Lupus.

HR5364 visual magnitude is 4.77. Because of its moderate brightness, HR5364 should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR5364:

HR5364 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5364

HR5364 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5364 are provided in the following table:

14h 20m 42s
-45° 11’ 13”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5364 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5364 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5364.

Visibility of HR5364 from your location

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

HR5364 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5364

The image below is a photograph of HR5364 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 HR5364 is 0.034 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.08 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5364 star
DSS2 image of HR5364. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5364 during the next 10000 years (5.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -13.33 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5364 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5364 is distant 148.52 light years from the Sun

45.56 pc
148.52 ly
0.034 arcsec/year
-0.08 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5364

HR5364 belongs to spectral class F0 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5364 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5364. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5364