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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:42  
clear_day Transit: 12:10  
SunsetSet: 17:40
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HR8565

Altitude: 18.4°   Azimuth: 217.2°   Direction: South-West

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 skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

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);

Key facts about HR8565

6.4
Sub-giant

HR8565 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 18.4°
Azimuth: 217.2°
Direction: South-West

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”
49.1°
-54.04°
Aquarius

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 edit_location_alt
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 edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 102.9°
Max altitude: 25.6°
Azimuth: 257.1°

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.

1.85
F3IV
7337K

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

SAO165123
SAO165123