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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 21:24 | Tran: 6:16 | Set: 15:04
Altitude: 66.7°   Azimuth: 170.8°   Direction: South

HR8933 is a variable star of spectral class A1 in the constellation of Pegasus.

HR8933 visual magnitude is 6.41. Because of its faintness, HR8933 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 HR8933

Finder chart HR8933 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8933.

HR8933 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8933 are provided in the following table:

23h 31m 43s
+28° 24’ 12”
Image of HR8933 star
DSS2 image of HR8933. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8933 during the next 10000 years (-4.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR8933


HR8933 is also a SrCrEu chemically peculiar star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8933 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8933. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR8933 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8933 is distant 480.83 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.

147.49 pc
480.83 ly
-6 km/s
-0.025 arcsec/year
-0.008 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR8933


Visibility of HR8933 from your location

Today's HR8933 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 61.6°
Max altitude: 66.9°
Azimuth: 298.4°