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HR5482 is a double main-sequence star in the constellation of Circinus.

HR5482 visual magnitude is 5.36. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5482 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 HR5482:

HR5482 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5482

HR5482 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 HR5482 are provided in the following table:

14h 45m 17s
-62° 52’ 32”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5482 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5482 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5482.

Visibility of HR5482 from your location

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

HR5482 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5482

The image below is a photograph of HR5482 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 HR5482 is 0.063 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.084 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5482 star
DSS2 image of HR5482. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5482 during the next 10000 years (10.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -14.00 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5482 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5482 is distant 149.89 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

45.98 pc
149.89 ly
-1 km/s
0.063 arcsec/year
-0.084 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5482

HR5482 belongs to spectral class A9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5482 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5482. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR5482 star system properties

HR5482 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR5482 double sysyem:

36.3 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR5482