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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 22.9°   Azimuth: 346.0°   Direction: North-North-West

HR5995 is a giant star of spectral class M1 in the constellation of Draco.

HR5995 visual magnitude is 6.19. Because of its faintness, HR5995 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.

HR5995 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR5995 star
DSS2 image of HR5995. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5995 during the next 10000 years (-3.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.67 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

16h 03m 36s
+59° 20’ 39”

J2000 Coordinates

16h 03m 09s
+59° 24’ 38”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR5995 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5995.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5995 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5995. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR5995 is distant 883.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.

271.00 pc
883.47 ly
-5 km/s
-0.023 arcsec/y
-0.022 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR5995 is circumpolar and transits at 20:34 UTC (altitude: 82.1°)