HR1164 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Perseus.
HR1164 visual magnitude is 6.25. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1164 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 HR1164:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1164
HR1164 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 HR1164 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1164 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1164 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1164
The image below is a photograph of HR1164 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 HR1164 is -0.032 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.047 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1164 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1164 is distant 181.92 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1164
HR1164 belongs to spectral class G0
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1164 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.