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HR5611

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -66.34°   Az: 140.33°   Direction: South-East

HR5611 is a variable giant star of spectral class K3 in the constellation of Triangulum Australe.

HR5611 visual magnitude is 6.17. Because of its faintness, HR5611 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 HR5611 star
DSS2 image of HR5611. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5611 during the next 100000 years (11.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -15.00 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

15h 10m 04s
-65° 22’ 06”
14h 31m 40s
05h 41m 45s

J2000

15h 07m 56s
-65° 16’ 32”

Galactic Coordinates

316.58°
-6.09°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5611 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5611.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.17
Giant

-0.76
K3III
3839K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5611 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5611. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5611 is distant 793.19 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.

243.31
793.19
-4 km/s
0.007 arcsec/y
-0.009"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO253024
SAO253024

Visibility from Your Location

HR5611 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK