HR1138 is a star in the constellation of Camelopardalis.
HR1138 visual magnitude is 5.44. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1138 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 HR1138:
HR1138 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1138
HR1138 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1138 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1138 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1138 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR1138 is circumpolar and transits at 10:31 UTC (altitude: 70.6°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1138
The image below is a photograph of HR1138 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 HR1138 is 0.024 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.065 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1138 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1138 is distant 325.35 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1138
HR1138 belongs to spectral class A2
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1138 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.