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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -46.44°   Az: 255.86°   Direction: West-South-West

HR5431 is a sub-giant star of spectral class A2 in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5431 visual magnitude is 6.6. Because of its faintness, HR5431 is not visible to the naked eye.

HR5431 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR5431 star
DSS2 image of HR5431. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5431 during the next 10000 years (-2.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


14h 35m 42s
-42° 12’ 22”
07h 42m 12s
22h 17m 54s


14h 34m 08s
-42° 05’ 58”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5431 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5431.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5431 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5431. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5431 is distant 1,031.65 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 56 kilometers per second.

316.46 pc
1,031.65 ly
-56 km/s
-0.016 arcsec/y
-0.029 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR5431 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK