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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 1:56 | Tran: 5:20 | Set: 8:44
Alt: -8.61°   Az: 237.72°   Direction: West-South-West

HR9058 is a variable giant star of spectral class K3 in the constellation of Sculptor.

HR9058 visual magnitude is 6.26. Because of its faintness, HR9058 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.

HR9058 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR9058 star
DSS2 image of HR9058. The red arrow shows the motion of HR9058 during the next 10000 years (11.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


23h 58m 23s
-26° 29’ 13”
04h 36m 13s
04h 34m 36s


23h 57m 08s
-26° 37’ 24”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR9058 star
Simplified finder chart for HR9058.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9058 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR9058. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR9058 is distant 1,225.56 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

375.94 pc
1,225.56 ly
-12 km/s
0.071 arcsec/y
0.017 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR9058 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 116.5°
Max altitude: 12.0°
Azimuth: 243.5°