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TimezoneEurope/London
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HR5403

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -82.07°   Az: 188.60°   Direction: South

HR5403 is a hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5403 visual magnitude is 6.45. Because of its faintness, HR5403 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.

Image of HR5403 star
DSS2 image of HR5403. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5403 during the next 10000 years (-1.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.50 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

14h 30m 32s
-59° 18’ 22”
11h 50m 43s
02h 21m 16s

J2000

14h 28m 43s
-59° 11’ 52”

Galactic Coordinates

315.11°
1.35°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5403 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5403.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.45
Hypergiant

-23.55
A0II
8658K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5403 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5403. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5403 is distant 32,600,000.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

10,000,000.00
32,600,000.00
2 km/s
-0.011 arcsec/y
-0.015"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO241737
SAO241737

Visibility from Your Location

HR5403 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK