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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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HR5910

Below the horizon.  Rise: 17:27 | Tran: 20:43 | Set: 0:00
Alt: -31.09°   Az: 263.94°   Direction: West

HR5910 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B6 in the constellation of Scorpius.

HR5910 visual magnitude is 6.14. Because of its faintness, HR5910 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 HR5910 star
DSS2 image of HR5910. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5910 during the next 10000 years (-4.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

15h 56m 00s
-27° 24’ 33”
07h 05m 38s
23h 01m 38s

J2000

15h 54m 29s
-27° 20’ 18”

Galactic Coordinates

345.57°
20°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5910 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5910.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.14
Main-sequence

0.08
B6V
11092K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5910 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5910. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5910 is distant 530.94 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.

162.87
530.94
4 km/s
-0.025 arcsec/y
-0.023"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO183907
SAO183907

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR5910 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 117.4°
Max altitude: 11.1°
Azimuth: 242.6°