HR1425 is a giant star in the constellation of Taurus.
HR1425 visual magnitude is 6.48. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1425 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 HR1425:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1425
HR1425 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 HR1425 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1425 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1425 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1425
The image below is a photograph of HR1425 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 HR1425 is -0.007 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.067 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1425 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1425 is distant 365.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 63 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1425
HR1425 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1425 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.