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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:57 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:10
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Altitude: -80.8°   Azimuth: 221.3°   Direction: South-West

HR8593 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A5 in the constellation of Tucana.

HR8593 visual magnitude is 6.23. Because of its faintness, HR8593 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 HR8593

Finder chart HR8593 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8593.

HR8593 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8593 are provided in the following table:

22h 35m 52s
-57° 53’ 00”
Image of HR8593 star
DSS2 image of HR8593. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8593 during the next 10000 years (12.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8593


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8593 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8593. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR8593 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8593 is distant 220.42 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.

67.61 pc
220.42 ly
5 km/s
0.077 arcsec/year
-0.009 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR8593


Visibility of HR8593 from your location

HR8593 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK