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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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HR5583

Below the horizon.  Rise: 14:35 | Tran: 20:07 | Set: 1:44
Alt: -13.43°   Az: 81.16°   Direction: East

HR5583 is a double main-sequence star of spectral class F8 in the constellation of Libra.

HR5583 visual magnitude is 6.09. Because of its faintness, HR5583 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Image of HR5583 star
DSS2 image of HR5583. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5583 during the next 1000 years (-5.95 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.62 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

15h 00m 10s
-05° 05’ 09”
16h 59m 06s
07h 59m 17s

J2000

14h 58m 52s
-04° 59’ 21”

Galactic Coordinates

351.56°
45.51°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5583 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5583.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.09
Main-sequence

3.38
F8V
6389K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5583 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5583. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR5583 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR5583 double sysyem:

6.09
13.29
7.2
9.8 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5583 is distant 113.71 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 29 kilometers per second.

34.88
113.71
-29 km/s
-0.357 arcsec/y
-0.097"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO140256
SAO140256

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR5583 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 95.1°
Max altitude: 33.4°
Azimuth: 264.9°