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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:59 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:08
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HR8595

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 33.34°   Az: 348.54°   Direction: North-North-West

HR8595 is a multiple giant star of spectral class A9 in the constellation of Cepheus.

HR8595 visual magnitude is 6.6. Because of its faintness, HR8595 is not visible to the naked eye.

HR8595 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 HR8595 star
DSS2 image of HR8595. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8595 during the next 1000 years (1.93 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.13 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

22h 33m 45s
+70° 02’ 26”
10h 03m 39s

J2000

22h 33m 02s
+69° 54’ 48”

Galactic Coordinates

111.5°
10.17°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR8595 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8595.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.6
Giant

2.19
A9III
7337K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8595 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8595. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR8595 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR8595 double sysyem:

6.6
6.9
0.3
0.5 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR8595 is distant 248.67 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

76.28 pc
248.67 ly
-2 km/s
0.116 arcsec/y
0.068 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO20150
SAO20150

Visibility from Your Location

HR8595 is circumpolar and transits at 03:03 UTC (altitude: 71.4°)