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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 17:48 | Tran: 20:31 | Set: 23:14
Alt: 6.36°   Az: 193.47°   Direction: South-South-West

HR5619 is a hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Lupus.

HR5619 visual magnitude is 5.96. Because of its faintness, HR5619 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.

HR5619 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR5619 star
DSS2 image of HR5619. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5619 during the next 10000 years (-2.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


15h 08m 03s
-31° 00’ 44”
01h 02m 41s
16h 10m 45s


15h 06m 33s
-30° 55’ 08”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5619 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5619.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

HR5619 is also a Si chemically peculiar star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5619 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5619. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5619 is distant 312.26 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

95.79 pc
312.26 ly
2 km/s
-0.016 arcsec/y
-0.038 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR5619 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 121.0°
Max altitude: 7.5°
Azimuth: 239.0°