30 Draconis is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Draco.
30 Draconis visual magnitude is 5.02. Because of its reltive faintness, 30 Draconis 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 30 Draconis:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 30 Draconis
30 Draconis 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 30 Draconis are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of 30 Draconis in the sky:
Visibility of 30 Draconis from your location
30 Draconis is circumpolar and transits at 12:48 UTC (altitude: 89.3°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of 30 Draconis
The image below is a photograph of 30 Draconis 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 30 Draconis is -0.048 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.211 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of 30 Draconis from the Sun and relative movement
30 Draconis is distant 216.90 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 55 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of 30 Draconis
30 Draconis belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where 30 Draconis is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.