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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
wb_twilight   (Nautical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?


Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 66.0°   Azimuth: 97.6°   Direction: East

HR8489 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A2 in the constellation of Lacerta.

HR8489 visual magnitude is 5.71. Because of its faintness, HR8489 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 HR8489

Finder chart HR8489 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8489.

HR8489 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 HR8489 are provided in the following table:

22h 14m 44s
+42° 57’ 14”
Image of HR8489 star
DSS2 image of HR8489. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8489 during the next 10000 years (8.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8489


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8489 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8489. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR8489 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8489 is distant 279.35 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 38 kilometers per second.

85.69 pc
279.35 ly
-38 km/s
0.049 arcsec/year
-0.025 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR8489


Visibility of HR8489 from your location

HR8489 is circumpolar and transits at 04:27 UTC (altitude: 81.5°)