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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:12 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:59
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HR5837

Below the horizon.  Rise: 19:34 | Tran: 20:36 | Set: 21:37
Alt: -4.47°   Az: 208.09°   Direction: South-South-West

HR5837 is a giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Lupus.

HR5837 visual magnitude is 5.24. Because of its faintness, HR5837 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 HR5837 star
DSS2 image of HR5837. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5837 during the next 10000 years (-8.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.50 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

15h 44m 14s
-37° 30’ 06”
02h 25m 07s
18h 09m 21s

J2000

15h 42m 38s
-37° 25’ 29”

Galactic Coordinates

336.71°
13.97°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5837 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5837.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.24
Giant

0.64
G8III
4791K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5837 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5837. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5837 is distant 270.76 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

83.06
270.76
-16 km/s
-0.048 arcsec/y
-0.021"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO206887
SAO206887

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR5837 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 127.5°
Max altitude: 1.0°
Azimuth: 232.5°