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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:15 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:56
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HR600

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -29.08°   Az: 191.75°   Direction: South-South-West

HR600 is a giant star of spectral class K1 in the constellation of Hydrus.

HR600 visual magnitude is 6.1. Because of its faintness, HR600 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 HR600 star
DSS2 image of HR600. The red arrow shows the motion of HR600 during the next 10000 years (5.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.00 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

02h 00m 19s
-65° 56’ 52”
01h 43m 31s
03h 43m 50s

J2000

01h 59m 41s
-66° 03’ 59”

Galactic Coordinates

292.34°
-49.64°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR600 star
Simplified finder chart for HR600.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.1
Giant

0.51
K1III
4368K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR600 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR600. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR600 is distant 427.82 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.

131.23
427.82
5 km/s
0.032 arcsec/y
0.006"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO248476
SAO248476

Visibility from Your Location

HR600 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK