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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 45.92°   Az: 291.05°   Direction: West-North-West

HR8448 is a variable sub-giant star of spectral class G2 in the constellation of Lacerta.

HR8448 visual magnitude is 6.11. Because of its faintness, HR8448 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.

HR8448 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR8448 star
DSS2 image of HR8448. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8448 during the next 10000 years (-4.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 5.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


22h 09m 40s
+45° 51’ 46”
04h 35m 11s
02h 44m 51s


22h 08m 40s
+45° 44’ 30”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR8448 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8448.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8448 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8448. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR8448 is distant 137.03 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 35 kilometers per second.

42.03 pc
137.03 ly
-35 km/s
-0.027 arcsec/y
0.031 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR8448 is circumpolar and transits at 02:31 UTC (altitude: 84.4°)