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HR564 is a giant star in the constellation of Triangulum.

HR564 visual magnitude is 5.82. Because of its reltive faintness, HR564 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 HR564:

HR564 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR564

HR564 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR564 are provided in the following table:

01h 57m 43s
+27° 48’ 15”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR564 in the sky:

Finder chart HR564 star
Simplified finder chart for HR564.

Visibility of HR564 from your location

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

Today's HR564 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 62.2°
Max altitude: 66.3°
Azimuth: 297.8°
HR564 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR564

The image below is a photograph of HR564 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 HR564 is 0.026 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.058 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR564 star
DSS2 image of HR564. The red arrow shows the motion of HR564 during the next 10000 years (4.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -9.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR564 from the Sun and relative movement

HR564 is distant 475.91 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

145.99 pc
475.91 ly
-3 km/s
0.026 arcsec/year
-0.058 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR564

HR564 belongs to spectral class M2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR564 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR564. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR564