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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 15:49 | Tran: 21:49 | Set: 3:52
Altitude: -29.9°   Azimuth: 42.7°   Direction: North-East

HR5368 is a variable main-sequence star of spectral class A7 in the constellation of Virgo.

HR5368 visual magnitude is 6.19. Because of its faintness, HR5368 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 HR5368

Finder chart HR5368 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5368.

HR5368 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 HR5368 are provided in the following table:

14h 19m 40s
+00° 23’ 03”
Image of HR5368 star
DSS2 image of HR5368. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5368 during the next 10000 years (-6.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5368


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5368 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5368. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5368 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5368 is distant 228.13 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 22 kilometers per second.

69.98 pc
228.13 ly
-22 km/s
-0.041 arcsec/year
-0.013 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5368


Visibility of HR5368 from your location

Today's HR5368 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 89.6°
Max altitude: 38.9°
Azimuth: 270.4°