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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 4:20 | Tran: 8:20 | Set: 12:19
Altitude: 16.2°   Azimuth: 168.8°   Direction: South

HR826 is a sub-giant star of spectral class F3 in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR826 visual magnitude is 6.49. Because of its faintness, HR826 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.

HR826 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR826 star
DSS2 image of HR826. The red arrow shows the motion of HR826 during the next 1000 years (1.52 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.15 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

02h 47m 51s
-21° 32’ 16”

J2000 Coordinates

02h 46m 45s
-21° 38’ 22”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR826 star
Simplified finder chart for HR826.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR826 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR826. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR826 is distant 146.98 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

45.09 pc
146.98 ly
7 km/s
0.091 arcsec/y
0.009 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR826 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 111.6°
Max altitude: 16.9°
Azimuth: 248.4°