HR1460 is a double star in the constellation of Eridanus.
HR1460 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1460 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 HR1460:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1460
HR1460 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 HR1460 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1460 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1460 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1460
The image below is a photograph of HR1460 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 HR1460 is 0.021 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.023 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1460 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1460 is distant 387.63 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 26 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1460
HR1460 belongs to spectral class A1
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1460 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR1460 star system properties
HR1460 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR1460 double sysyem: