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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:15 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:56
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HR8200

Below the horizon.  Rise: 1:20 | Tran: 2:14 | Set: 3:09
Alt: -3.20°   Az: 203.98°   Direction: South-South-West

HR8200 is a giant star of spectral class K2 in the constellation of Microscopium.

HR8200 visual magnitude is 5.63. Because of its faintness, HR8200 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 HR8200 star
DSS2 image of HR8200. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8200 during the next 1000 years (2.72 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.20 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

21h 27m 54s
-37° 43’ 19”
02h 03m 28s
23h 31m 22s

J2000

21h 26m 22s
-37° 49’ 45”

Galactic Coordinates

5.45°
-46.01°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR8200 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8200.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.63
Giant

0.99
K2III
4328K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8200 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8200. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR8200 is distant 275.80 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 76 kilometers per second.

84.60
275.80
-76 km/s
0.163 arcsec/y
-0.012"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO212998
SAO212998

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR8200 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 127.7°
Max altitude: 0.8°
Azimuth: 232.3°