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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 18:10 | Tran: 21:31 | Set: 0:52
Altitude: -35.1°   Azimuth: 269.9°   Direction: West

HR5399 is a sub-giant star of spectral class G7 in the constellation of Hydra.

HR5399 visual magnitude is 6.48. Because of its faintness, HR5399 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 HR5399

Finder chart HR5399 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5399.

HR5399 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5399 are provided in the following table:

14h 25m 47s
-26° 51’ 08”
Image of HR5399 star
DSS2 image of HR5399. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5399 during the next 10000 years (-3.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -10.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5399


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5399 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5399. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5399 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5399 is distant 250.96 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

76.98 pc
250.96 ly
7 km/s
-0.019 arcsec/year
-0.061 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5399


Visibility of HR5399 from your location

Today's HR5399 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 116.9°
Max altitude: 11.7°
Azimuth: 243.1°