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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -77.5°   Azimuth: 90.6°   Direction: East

HR8152 is a variable giant star of spectral class K3 in the constellation of Indus.

HR8152 visual magnitude is 6.38. Because of its faintness, HR8152 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 HR8152

Finder chart HR8152 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8152.

HR8152 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 HR8152 are provided in the following table:

21h 21m 16s
-49° 56’ 16”
Image of HR8152 star
DSS2 image of HR8152. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8152 during the next 1000 years (-0.35 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.52 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8152


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8152 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8152. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR8152 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8152 is distant 364.25 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 22 kilometers per second.

111.73 pc
364.25 ly
22 km/s
-0.021 arcsec/year
-0.151 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR8152


Visibility of HR8152 from your location

HR8152 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom