We use cookies to deliver essential features and to measure their performance. Learn more.
We're free & ads-free thanks to your support
public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?
All Constellations » Pegasus » 

HR8604

Above the horizon.  Rise: 17:44 | Tran: 4:03 | Set: 14:18
Alt: 40.08°   Az: 279.65°   Direction: West

HR8604 is a hypergiant star of spectral class K0 in the constellation of Pegasus.

HR8604 visual magnitude is 6.1. Because of its faintness, HR8604 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.

HR8604 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR8604 star
DSS2 image of HR8604. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8604 during the next 10000 years (0.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -11.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

22h 37m 14s
+35° 42’ 17”
04h 33m 04s
03h 10m 19s

J2000

22h 36m 07s
+35° 34’ 37”

Galactic Coordinates

94.2°
-19.63°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR8604 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8604.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.1
Hypergiant

0.56
K0
4743K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8604 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8604. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR8604 is distant 417.41 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

128.04 pc
417.41 ly
-16 km/s
-0.067 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO72517
SAO72517

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR8604 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 54.3°
Max altitude: 74.2°
Azimuth: 305.7°