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HR8565 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Aquarius.

HR8565 visual magnitude is 6.4. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8565 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 HR8565:

HR8565 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8565

HR8565 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8565 are provided in the following table:

22h 30m 01s
-12° 54’ 53”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8565 in the sky:

Finder chart HR8565 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8565.

Visibility of HR8565 from your location

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

Today's HR8565 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 102.9°
Max altitude: 25.6°
Azimuth: 257.1°
HR8565 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8565

The image below is a photograph of HR8565 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 HR8565 is 0.168 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR8565 star
DSS2 image of HR8565. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8565 during the next 1000 years (2.80 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.02 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR8565 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8565 is distant 264.40 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

81.10 pc
264.40 ly
-11 km/s
0.168 arcsec/year
0.001 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR8565

HR8565 belongs to spectral class F3 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8565 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8565. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR8565