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Altitude: 82.0°   Azimuth: 88.6°   Direction: East

HR8519 is a star in the constellation of Lacerta.

HR8519 visual magnitude is 6.42. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8519 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR8519:


HR8519 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 82.0°
Azimuth: 88.6°
Direction: East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8519

HR8519 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 HR8519 are provided in the following table:

22h 20m 39s
+50° 58’ 50”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8519 in the sky:

Finder chart HR8519 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8519.

Visibility of HR8519 from your location

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

HR8519 is circumpolar and transits at 21:35 UTC (altitude: 89.5°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8519

The image below is a photograph of HR8519 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR8519 is 0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.004 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR8519 star
DSS2 image of HR8519. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8519 during the next 10000 years (2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR8519 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8519 is distant 1,646.46 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

505.05 pc
1,646.46 ly
-9 km/s
0.012 arcsec/year
0.004 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR8519

HR8519 belongs to spectral class K2


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8519 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8519. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR8519