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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -18.2°   Azimuth: 144.6°   Direction: South-East

HR8177 is a star of spectral class A7 in the constellation of Indus.

HR8177 visual magnitude is 6.31. Because of its faintness, HR8177 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 HR8177

Finder chart HR8177 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8177.

HR8177 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 HR8177 are provided in the following table:

21h 24m 20s
-46° 36’ 54”
Image of HR8177 star
DSS2 image of HR8177. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8177 during the next 10000 years (7.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8177



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8177 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8177. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR8177 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8177 is distant 313.76 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.

96.25 pc
313.76 ly
-24 km/s
0.042 arcsec/year
-0.022 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR8177


Visibility of HR8177 from your location

HR8177 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK