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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:59 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:08
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -34.62°   Az: 237.27°   Direction: West-South-West

HR822 is a giant star of spectral class K2 in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR822 visual magnitude is 6.85. Because of its faintness, HR822 is not visible to the naked eye.

HR822 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR822 star
DSS2 image of HR822. The red arrow shows the motion of HR822 during the next 10000 years (-0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


02h 46m 09s
-46° 11’ 05”
06h 01m 54s


02h 45m 16s
-46° 17’ 13”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR822 star
Simplified finder chart for HR822.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR822 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR822. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR822 is distant 1,298.80 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 32 kilometers per second.

398.41 pc
1,298.80 ly
32 km/s
-0.003 arcsec/y
-0.014 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR822 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK