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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 18:36 | Tran: 22:18 | Set: 2:05
Altitude: -12.2°   Azimuth: 113.4°   Direction: East-South-East

HR5655 is a star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Libra.

HR5655 visual magnitude is 6.47. Because of its faintness, HR5655 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 HR5655

Finder chart HR5655 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5655.

HR5655 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5655 are provided in the following table:

15h 13m 17s
-24° 00’ 29”
Image of HR5655 star
DSS2 image of HR5655. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5655 during the next 10000 years (-1.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5655



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5655 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5655. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5655 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5655 is distant 412.14 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

126.42 pc
412.14 ly
3 km/s
-0.011 arcsec/year
-0.02 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5655


Visibility of HR5655 from your location

Today's HR5655 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 114.0°
Max altitude: 14.5°
Azimuth: 246.0°