23 Librae is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Libra.
23 Librae visual magnitude is 6.45. Because of its reltive faintness, 23 Librae should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about 23 Librae:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 23 Librae
23 Librae is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of 23 Librae are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 23 Librae in the sky:
Visibility of 23 Librae from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of 23 Librae
The image below is a photograph of 23 Librae from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of 23 Librae is -0.398 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.071 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 23 Librae from the Sun and relative movement
23 Librae is distant 83.63 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 23 Librae
23 Librae belongs to spectral class G4 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 23 Librae is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.