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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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HR929

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -10.40°   Az: 196.04°   Direction: South-South-West

HR929 is a giant star of spectral class K2 in the constellation of Eridanus.

HR929 visual magnitude is 5.82. Because of its faintness, HR929 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.

HR929 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR929 star
DSS2 image of HR929. The red arrow shows the motion of HR929 during the next 10000 years (4.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.50 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

03h 03m 46s
-46° 52’ 47”
01h 33m 42s
04h 37m 28s

J2000

03h 02m 55s
-46° 58’ 30”

Galactic Coordinates

259.36°
-57.5°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR929 star
Simplified finder chart for HR929.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.82
Giant

-1.19
K2III
4121K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR929 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR929. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR929 is distant 821.16 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

251.89 pc
821.16 ly
16 km/s
0.029 arcsec/y
0.003 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO216150
SAO216150

Visibility from Your Location

HR929 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK