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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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HR5756

Below the horizon.  Rise: 16:32 | Tran: 20:40 | Set: 0:48
Alt: -21.18°   Az: 96.27°   Direction: East

HR5756 is a multiple main-sequence star of spectral class A8 in the constellation of Libra.

HR5756 visual magnitude is 6.22. Because of its faintness, HR5756 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.

Image of HR5756 star
DSS2 image of HR5756. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5756 during the next 10000 years (-12.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

15h 33m 08s
-20° 14’ 48”
17h 24m 20s
08h 57m 28s

J2000

15h 31m 43s
-20° 09’ 52”

Galactic Coordinates

346.54°
28.82°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5756 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5756.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.22
Main-sequence

2.76
A8V
8011K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5756 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5756. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5756 is distant 160.28 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 40 kilometers per second.

49.16
160.28
-40 km/s
-0.075 arcsec/y
-0.028"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO159317
SAO159317

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR5756 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 110.2°
Max altitude: 18.3°
Azimuth: 249.8°