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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -29.1°   Azimuth: 201.1°   Direction: South-South-West

HR8829 is a main-sequence star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Tucana.

HR8829 visual magnitude is 6.12. Because of its faintness, HR8829 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 HR8829

Finder chart HR8829 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8829.

HR8829 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 HR8829 are provided in the following table:

23h 14m 06s
-62° 42’ 00”
Image of HR8829 star
DSS2 image of HR8829. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8829 during the next 1000 years (7.88 arcmin in Right Ascension and -7.07 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8829


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8829 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8829. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR8829 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8829 is distant 95.18 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 26 kilometers per second.

29.20 pc
95.18 ly
-26 km/s
0.473 arcsec/year
-0.424 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR8829


Visibility of HR8829 from your location

HR8829 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK