HR1195 is a bright giant star in the constellation of Eridanus.
HR1195 visual magnitude is 4.17. Because of its moderate brightness, HR1195 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 HR1195:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1195
HR1195 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 HR1195 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1195 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1195 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1195
The image below is a photograph of HR1195 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 HR1195 is -0.046 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.051 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1195 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1195 is distant 209.78 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1195
HR1195 belongs to spectral class G9 and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1195 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.