HR1440 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Camelopardalis.
HR1440 visual magnitude is 5.94. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1440 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 HR1440:
HR1440 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1440
HR1440 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1440 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1440 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1440 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR1440 is circumpolar and transits at 11:18 UTC (altitude: 77.2°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1440
The image below is a photograph of HR1440 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 HR1440 is -0.026 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.009 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1440 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1440 is distant 442.93 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1440
HR1440 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 HR1440 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.