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Altitude: -85.9°   Azimuth: 351.3°   Direction: North

HR574 is a giant star in the constellation of Phoenix.

HR574 visual magnitude is 4.83. Because of its moderate brightness, HR574 should be easily visible from locations with dark skies, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR574 is 0.103 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.016 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR574 star
DSS2 image of HR574. The red arrow shows the motion of HR574 during the next 1000 years (1.72 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.27 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR574


HR574 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -85.9°
Azimuth: 351.3°
Direction: North

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR574

HR574 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR574 are provided in the following table:

01h 57m 10s
-47° 23’ 05”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR574 in the sky:

Finder chart HR574 star
Simplified finder chart for HR574.

Visibility of HR574 from your location

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

HR574 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR574 from the Sun and relative movement

HR574 is distant 266.78 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

81.83 pc
266.78 ly
12 km/s
0.103 arcsec/year
0.016 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR574

HR574 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR574 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR574. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR574