HR115 is a giant star in the constellation of Cetus.
HR115 visual magnitude is 6.14. Because of its reltive faintness, HR115 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 HR115:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR115
HR115 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR115 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR115 in the sky:
Visibility of HR115 from your location
Today's HR115 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR115
The image below is a photograph of HR115 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 HR115 is 0.144 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.032 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR115 from the Sun and relative movement
HR115 is distant 138.02 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR115
HR115 belongs to spectral class F2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR115 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.