HR1619 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Orion.
HR1619 visual magnitude is 6.24. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1619 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 HR1619:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1619
HR1619 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 HR1619 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1619 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1619 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR1619 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 HR1619
The image below is a photograph of HR1619 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 HR1619 is -0.009 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.012 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1619 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1619 is distant 507.79 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 25 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1619
HR1619 belongs to spectral class B8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1619 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR1619 star system properties
HR1619 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 HR1619 double sysyem: