HR1081 is a variable main-sequence star in the constellation of Horologium.
HR1081 visual magnitude is 5.99. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1081 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 HR1081:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1081
HR1081 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 HR1081 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1081 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1081 from your location
HR1081 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1081
The image below is a photograph of HR1081 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 HR1081 is 0.069 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.011 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1081 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1081 is distant 370.03 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1081
HR1081 belongs to spectral class A1 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1081 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.