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HR5700 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Circinus.

HR5700 visual magnitude is 5.67. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5700 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 HR5700:

HR5700 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5700

HR5700 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5700 are provided in the following table:

15h 23m 10s
-60° 39’ 24”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5700 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5700 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5700.

Visibility of HR5700 from your location

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

HR5700 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5700

The image below is a photograph of HR5700 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 HR5700 is -0.09 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.02 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5700 star
DSS2 image of HR5700. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5700 during the next 10000 years (-15.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.33 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR5700 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5700 is distant 135.83 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.

41.67 pc
135.83 ly
6 km/s
-0.09 arcsec/year
-0.02 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5700

HR5700 belongs to spectral class F7 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5700 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5700. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5700