HR1522 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Orion.
HR1522 visual magnitude is 6.33. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1522 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 HR1522:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1522
HR1522 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 HR1522 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1522 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1522 from your location
Today's HR1522 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 HR1522
The image below is a photograph of HR1522 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 HR1522 is 0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.047 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1522 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1522 is distant 277.21 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1522
HR1522 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1522 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.