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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:57 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:10
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -73.3°   Azimuth: 76.5°   Direction: East-North-East

HR8145 is a variable bright giant star of spectral class C5 in the constellation of Indus.

HR8145 visual magnitude is 6. Because of its faintness, HR8145 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8145

Finder chart HR8145 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8145.

HR8145 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 HR8145 are provided in the following table:

21h 20m 09s
-45° 01’ 19”
Image of HR8145 star
DSS2 image of HR8145. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8145 during the next 10000 years (0.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8145

Bright giant

and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8145 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8145. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR8145 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8145 is distant 1,862.86 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

571.43 pc
1,862.86 ly
2 km/s
-0.01 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR8145


Visibility of HR8145 from your location

HR8145 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK