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HR5614

HR5614 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Libra.

HR5614 visual magnitude is 6.67. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5614 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 HR5614:

6.67
Main-sequence
HR5614 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5614

HR5614 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 HR5614 are provided in the following table:

15h 05m 47s
-25° 47’ 22”
337.27°
27.98°
Libra

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5614 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5614 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5614.

Visibility of HR5614 from your location

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

Today's HR5614 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 115.8°
Max altitude: 12.7°
Azimuth: 244.2°
HR5614 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5614

The image below is a photograph of HR5614 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 HR5614 is -0.002 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.02 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5614 star
DSS2 image of HR5614. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5614 during the next 10000 years (-0.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.33 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5614 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5614 is distant 564.01 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 32 kilometers per second.

173.01 pc
564.01 ly
-32 km/s
-0.002 arcsec/year
-0.02 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5614

HR5614 belongs to spectral class B8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

0.48
B8V
10252K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5614 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5614. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5614

SAO183163
SAO183163