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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 0:06 | Tran: 8:53 | Set: 17:36
Altitude: 65.3°   Azimuth: 199.6°   Direction: South-South-West

HR564 is a giant star of spectral class M2 in the constellation of Triangulum.

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

Finder chart HR564 star
Simplified finder chart for 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”
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);

Key facts about HR564


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

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

Alternative designations of HR564


Visibility of HR564 from your location

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

Azimuth: 62.2°
Max altitude: 66.3°
Azimuth: 297.8°