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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: 0.3°   Azimuth: 63.5°   Direction: East-North-East

HR5575 is a giant star in the constellation of Boötes.

HR5575 visual magnitude is 5.71. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5575 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 HR5575 is 0.005 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5575 star
DSS2 image of HR5575. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5575 during the next 100000 years (8.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5575


HR5575 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 0.3°
Azimuth: 63.5°
Direction: East-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5575

HR5575 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5575 are provided in the following table:

14h 57m 11s
+16° 23’ 17”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5575 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5575 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5575.

Visibility of HR5575 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 HR5575 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: 73.6°
Max altitude: 54.9°
Azimuth: 286.4°

Distance of HR5575 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5575 is distant 617.42 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

189.39 pc
617.42 ly
-16 km/s
0.005 arcsec/year
0.001 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5575

HR5575 belongs to spectral class G5


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5575 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5575. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5575