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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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HR5674

Altitude: 11.1°   Azimuth: 52.0°   Direction: North-East

HR5674 is a double star in the constellation of Boötes.

HR5674 visual magnitude is 5.99. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5674 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR5674 is 0.043 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.018 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5674 star
DSS2 image of HR5674. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5674 during the next 10000 years (7.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5674

5.99

HR5674 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 11.1°
Azimuth: 52.0°
Direction: North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5674

HR5674 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 HR5674 are provided in the following table:

15h 14m 06s
+31° 47’ 17”
50.19°
58.74°
Boötes

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5674 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5674 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5674.

Visibility of HR5674 from your location

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

Today's HR5674 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 58.2°
Max altitude: 70.3°
Azimuth: 301.8°

Distance of HR5674 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5674 is distant 585.28 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.

179.53 pc
585.28 ly
4 km/s
0.043 arcsec/year
-0.018 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5674

HR5674 belongs to spectral class K5

-0.28
K5
3764K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5674 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5674. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR5674 star system properties

HR5674 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR5674 double sysyem:

5.99
7.49
1.5
122.1 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR5674

SAO64574
SAO64574