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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 5:51  
clear_day Transit: 12:57  
SunsetSet: 20:04
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Altitude: 12.4°   Azimuth: 59.7°   Direction: East-North-East

HR5415 is a double main-sequence star in the constellation of Boötes.

HR5415 visual magnitude is 7.12. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5415 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 HR5415 is 0.017 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.008 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5415 star
DSS2 image of HR5415. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5415 during the next 10000 years (2.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5415


HR5415 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 12.4°
Azimuth: 59.7°
Direction: East-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5415

HR5415 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 HR5415 are provided in the following table:

14h 28m 33s
+28° 17’ 26”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5415 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5415 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5415.

Visibility of HR5415 from your location

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

Today's HR5415 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 61.7°
Max altitude: 66.8°
Azimuth: 298.3°

Distance of HR5415 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5415 is distant 860.16 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

263.85 pc
860.16 ly
-12 km/s
0.017 arcsec/year
0.008 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5415

HR5415 belongs to spectral class A1 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5415 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5415. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR5415 star system properties

HR5415 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR5415 double sysyem:

25.4 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR5415