HR1583 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Lepus.
HR1583 visual magnitude is 6.72. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1583 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 HR1583:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1583
HR1583 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1583 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1583 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1583 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1583
The image below is a photograph of HR1583 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 HR1583 is 0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.028 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1583 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1583 is distant 286.22 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 25 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1583
HR1583 belongs to spectral class F0 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1583 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.