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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: 66.53°   Az: 313.17°   Direction: North-West

HR8537 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A1 in the constellation of Cepheus.

HR8537 visual magnitude is 6.04. Because of its faintness, HR8537 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.

HR8537 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR8537 star
DSS2 image of HR8537. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8537 during the next 10000 years (-0.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


22h 23m 49s
+62° 32’ 40”
02h 36m 12s
01h 00m 02s


22h 23m 00s
+62° 25’ 12”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR8537 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8537.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8537 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8537. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR8537 is distant 711.79 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.

218.34 pc
711.79 ly
-15 km/s
-0.005 arcsec/y
0.04 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR8537 is circumpolar and transits at 02:46 UTC (altitude: 78.9°)