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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -9.7°   Azimuth: 148.8°   Direction: South-South-East

HR5607 is a multiple giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Lupus.

HR5607 visual magnitude is 5.15. Because of its faintness, HR5607 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5607

Finder chart HR5607 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5607.

HR5607 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5607 are provided in the following table:

15h 05m 19s
-41° 04’ 01”
Image of HR5607 star
DSS2 image of HR5607. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5607 during the next 10000 years (3.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5607


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5607 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5607. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR5607 star system properties

HR5607 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR5607 double sysyem:

30 arcsec

Distance of HR5607 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5607 is distant 367.12 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

112.61 pc
367.12 ly
-3 km/s
0.02 arcsec/year
-0.003 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5607


Visibility of HR5607 from your location

HR5607 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK