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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
wb_twilight   (Nautical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?

HR5389

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -39.0°   Azimuth: 186.5°   Direction: South

HR5389 is a hypergiant star of spectral class K0 in the constellation of Apus.

HR5389 visual magnitude is 6.07. Because of its faintness, HR5389 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 HR5389

Finder chart HR5389 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5389.

HR5389 is situated close to the southern celestial pole and, as such, it is easilty visible for most part of the year from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5389 are provided in the following table:

14h 29m 36s
-76° 43’ 45”
308.6°
-14.95°
Apus
Image of HR5389 star
DSS2 image of HR5389. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5389 during the next 10000 years (-6.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5389

6.07
Hypergiant

and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.

0.05
K0III
4348K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5389 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5389. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5389 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5389 is distant 521.60 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.

160.00 pc
521.60 ly
-8 km/s
-0.039 arcsec/year
-0.026 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5389

SAO257163
SAO257163

Visibility of HR5389 from your location

HR5389 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom