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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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HR1029

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 65.3°   Azimuth: 280.0°   Direction: West

HR1029 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B7 in the constellation of Perseus.

HR1029 visual magnitude is 6.09. Because of its faintness, HR1029 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1029

Finder chart HR1029 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1029.

HR1029 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 HR1029 are provided in the following table:

03h 25m 57s
+49° 07’ 14”
147.2°
-6.33°
Perseus
Image of HR1029 star
DSS2 image of HR1029. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1029 during the next 10000 years (4.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR1029

6.09
Main-sequence

and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

-0.24
B7V
11092K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1029 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1029. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR1029 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1029 is distant 602.59 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

184.84 pc
602.59 ly
-1 km/s
0.026 arcsec/year
-0.022 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR1029

SAO38817
SAO38817

Visibility of HR1029 from your location

HR1029 is circumpolar and transits at 09:45 UTC (altitude: 87.6°)