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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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Altitude: 32.7°   Azimuth: 67.1°   Direction: East-North-East

HR5373 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Boötes.

HR5373 visual magnitude is 6.33. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5373 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 HR5373 is 0.022 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.013 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5373 star
DSS2 image of HR5373. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5373 during the next 10000 years (3.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5373


HR5373 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 32.7°
Azimuth: 67.1°
Direction: East-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5373

HR5373 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 HR5373 are provided in the following table:

14h 19m 47s
+38° 47’ 38”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5373 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5373 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5373.

Visibility of HR5373 from your location

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

HR5373 is circumpolar and transits at 00:21 UTC (altitude: 77.3°)

Distance of HR5373 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5373 is distant 446.58 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

136.99 pc
446.58 ly
-11 km/s
0.022 arcsec/year
-0.013 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5373

HR5373 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5373 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5373. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5373