HR1501 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Auriga.
HR1501 visual magnitude is 6.45. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1501 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 HR1501:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1501
HR1501 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1501 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1501 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1501 from your location
Today's HR1501 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1501
The image below is a photograph of HR1501 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 HR1501 is -0.035 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.042 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1501 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1501 is distant 234.70 light years from the Sun
Spectral properties of HR1501
HR1501 belongs to spectral class A8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1501 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.