HR1194 is a variable star in the constellation of Taurus.
HR1194 visual magnitude is 6.3. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1194 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 HR1194:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1194
HR1194 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 HR1194 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1194 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1194 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1194
The image below is a photograph of HR1194 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 HR1194 is 0.022 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 HR1194 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1194 is distant 442.93 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1194
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1194 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.