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HR1415

HR1415 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Taurus.

HR1415 visual magnitude is 5.55. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1415 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 HR1415:

5.55
Main-sequence
HR1415 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 20°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1415

HR1415 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 HR1415 are provided in the following table:

04h 28m 32s
+01° 22’ 50”
193.42°
-30.57°
Taurus

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1415 in the sky:

Finder chart HR1415 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1415.

Visibility of HR1415 from your location

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

Today's HR1415 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 88.6°
Max altitude: 39.9°
Azimuth: 271.4°
HR1415 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1415

The image below is a photograph of HR1415 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 HR1415 is 0.019 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.021 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR1415 star
DSS2 image of HR1415. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1415 during the next 10000 years (3.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR1415 from the Sun and relative movement

HR1415 is distant 384.89 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.

118.06 pc
384.89 ly
18 km/s
0.019 arcsec/year
-0.021 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR1415

HR1415 belongs to spectral class B3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

0.19
B3V
11573K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1415 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1415. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR1415

SAO111845
SAO111845