HR128 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Andromeda.
HR128 visual magnitude is 6.7. Because of its reltive faintness, HR128 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 HR128:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR128
HR128 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 HR128 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR128 in the sky:
Visibility of HR128 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR128 is circumpolar and transits at 12:01 UTC (altitude: 82.0°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR128
The image below is a photograph of HR128 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 HR128 is 0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.01 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR128 from the Sun and relative movement
HR128 is distant 657.26 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR128
HR128 belongs to spectral class A1 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR128 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.