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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 36.6°   Azimuth: 2.8°   Direction: North

HR8395 is a star of spectral class K5 in the constellation of Cepheus.

HR8395 visual magnitude is 6.35. Because of its faintness, HR8395 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 HR8395

Finder chart HR8395 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8395.

HR8395 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8395 are provided in the following table:

21h 57m 51s
+74° 59’ 48”
Image of HR8395 star
DSS2 image of HR8395. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8395 during the next 10000 years (-1.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8395



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8395 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8395. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR8395 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8395 is distant 1,112.63 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.

341.30 pc
1,112.63 ly
-17 km/s
-0.007 arcsec/year
-0.012 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR8395


Visibility of HR8395 from your location

HR8395 is circumpolar and transits at 04:06 UTC (altitude: 66.5°)