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HR5449 is a star in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5449 visual magnitude is 5.74. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5449 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR5449:

HR5449 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5449

HR5449 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5449 are provided in the following table:

14h 36m 44s
-40° 12’ 42”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5449 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5449 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5449.

Visibility of HR5449 from your location

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

HR5449 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5449

The image below is a photograph of HR5449 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR5449 is -0.016 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.025 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5449 star
DSS2 image of HR5449. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5449 during the next 10000 years (-2.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5449 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5449 is distant 419.02 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

128.53 pc
419.02 ly
2 km/s
-0.016 arcsec/year
-0.025 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5449

HR5449 belongs to spectral class B8


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5449 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5449. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5449