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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:48  
clear_day Transit: 12:11  
SunsetSet: 17:34
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Altitude: 1.4°   Azimuth: 205.5°   Direction: South-South-West

HR5753 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Lupus.

HR5753 visual magnitude is 6.46. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5753 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 HR5753 is -0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.024 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR5753 star
DSS2 image of HR5753. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5753 during the next 10000 years (-2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5753


HR5753 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 1.4°
Azimuth: 205.5°
Direction: South-South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5753

HR5753 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 HR5753 are provided in the following table:

15h 31m 50s
-32° 52’ 51”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5753 in the sky:

Finder chart HR5753 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5753.

Visibility of HR5753 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 HR5753 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: 122.9°
Max altitude: 5.6°
Azimuth: 237.1°

Distance of HR5753 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5753 is distant 453.41 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.

139.08 pc
453.41 ly
5 km/s
-0.012 arcsec/year
-0.024 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR5753

HR5753 belongs to spectral class B7 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5753 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5753. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR5753