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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:35  
clear_day Transit: 12:10  
SunsetSet: 17:45
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HR8482

Altitude: 52.9°   Azimuth: 112.8°   Direction: East-South-East

HR8482 is a giant star in the constellation of Pegasus.

HR8482 visual magnitude is 5.89. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8482 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR8482 is 0.071 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR8482 star
DSS2 image of HR8482. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8482 during the next 10000 years (11.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8482

5.89
Giant

HR8482 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 52.9°
Azimuth: 112.8°
Direction: East-South-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8482

HR8482 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8482 are provided in the following table:

22h 13m 38s
+28° 36’ 29”
85.75°
-22.64°
Pegasus

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8482 in the sky:

Finder chart HR8482 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8482.

Visibility of HR8482 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR8482 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 61.4°
Max altitude: 67.1°
Azimuth: 298.6°

Distance of HR8482 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8482 is distant 249.24 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.

76.45 pc
249.24 ly
-19 km/s
0.071 arcsec/year
-0.001 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR8482

HR8482 belongs to spectral class K2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

1.47
K2III
4409K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8482 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8482. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR8482

SAO90337
SAO90337