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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 20:01 | Tran: 4:17 | Set: 12:30
Altitude: 20.7°   Azimuth: 282.7°   Direction: West-North-West

HR8165 is a giant star of spectral class K1 in the constellation of Pegasus.

HR8165 visual magnitude is 5.57. Because of its faintness, HR8165 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 HR8165

Finder chart HR8165 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8165.

HR8165 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8165 are provided in the following table:

21h 21m 04s
+23° 51’ 20”
Image of HR8165 star
DSS2 image of HR8165. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8165 during the next 1000 years (4.05 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8165


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8165 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8165. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR8165 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8165 is distant 280.31 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 89 kilometers per second.

85.98 pc
280.31 ly
-89 km/s
0.243 arcsec/year
-0.12 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR8165


Visibility of HR8165 from your location

Today's HR8165 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 66.1°
Max altitude: 62.4°
Azimuth: 293.9°