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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 23:34 | Tran: 8:26 | Set: 17:14
Alt: 65.26°   Az: 205.36°   Direction: South-South-West

HR916 is a hypergiant star of spectral class F0 in the constellation of Aries.

HR916 visual magnitude is 6.36. Because of its faintness, HR916 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.

HR916 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR916 star
DSS2 image of HR916. The red arrow shows the motion of HR916 during the next 10000 years (13.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


03h 04m 58s
+28° 21’ 52”
00h 47m 00s
03h 51m 58s


03h 03m 30s
+28° 16’ 10”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR916 star
Simplified finder chart for HR916.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR916 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR916. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR916 is distant 162.92 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

49.98 pc
162.92 ly
11 km/s
0.083 arcsec/y
-0.02 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR916 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°