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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -56.1°   Azimuth: 147.3°   Direction: South-South-East

HR8672 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A2 in the constellation of Indus.

HR8672 visual magnitude is 6.34. Because of its faintness, HR8672 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.

HR8672 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR8672 star
DSS2 image of HR8672. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8672 during the next 10000 years (0.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.67 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

22h 51m 00s
-70° 13’ 02”
16h 12m 33s

J2000 Coordinates

22h 49m 17s
-70° 20’ 52”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR8672 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8672.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8672 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8672. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR8672 is distant 326.65 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.

100.20 pc
326.65 ly
8 km/s
0.005 arcsec/y
0.04 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR8672 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK