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HR1323

HR1323 is a giant star in the constellation of Horologium.

HR1323 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1323 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 HR1323:

6.37
Giant
HR1323 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1323

HR1323 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 HR1323 are provided in the following table:

04h 13m 35s
-40° 21’ 28”
244.07°
-46.58°
Horologium

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1323 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1323 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1323.

Visibility of HR1323 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR1323 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1323

The image below is a photograph of HR1323 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 HR1323 is 0.016 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.028 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1323 star
DSS2 image of HR1323. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1323 during the next 10000 years (2.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 4.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR1323 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1323 is distant 1,000.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 59 kilometers per second.

306.75 pc
1,000.00 ly
59 km/s
0.016 arcsec/year
0.028 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1323

HR1323 belongs to spectral class K3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

-1.06
K3III
3855K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1323 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1323. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR1323

SAO216705
SAO216705