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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -36.3°   Azimuth: 152.2°   Direction: South-South-East

HR5876 is a sub-giant star of spectral class A5 in the constellation of Triangulum Australe.

HR5876 visual magnitude is 6.54. Because of its faintness, HR5876 is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5876

Finder chart HR5876 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5876.

HR5876 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 HR5876 are provided in the following table:

15h 52m 56s
-65° 09’ 09”
Triangulum Australe
Image of HR5876 star
DSS2 image of HR5876. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5876 during the next 10000 years (5.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5876


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5876 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5876. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5876 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5876 is distant 413.18 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

126.74 pc
413.18 ly
16 km/s
0.035 arcsec/year
0.008 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5876


Visibility of HR5876 from your location

HR5876 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK