HR1106 is a giant star in the constellation of Eridanus.
HR1106 visual magnitude is 4.58. Because of its moderate brightness, HR1106 should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR1106:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1106
HR1106 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 HR1106 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1106 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1106 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR1106 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1106
The image below is a photograph of HR1106 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 HR1106 is -0.005 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.03 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1106 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1106 is distant 219.09 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1106
HR1106 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1106 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.