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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:59 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:08
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 16:08 | Tran: 21:34 | Set: 3:04
Alt: -2.20°   Az: 97.44°   Direction: East

HR5989 is a multiple sub-giant star of spectral class F2 in the constellation of Ophiuchus.

HR5989 visual magnitude is 6.53. Because of its faintness, HR5989 is not visible to the naked eye.

HR5989 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR5989 star
DSS2 image of HR5989. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5989 during the next 10000 years (6.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


16h 07m 03s
-06° 21’ 23”
18h 17m 51s


16h 05m 44s
-06° 17’ 30”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5989 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5989.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5989 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5989. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5989 is distant 254.49 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

78.06 pc
254.49 ly
-11 km/s
0.037 arcsec/y
-0.008 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR5989 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 96.4°
Max altitude: 32.2°
Azimuth: 263.6°