HR1621 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Lepus.
HR1621 visual magnitude is 4.91. Because of its moderate brightness, HR1621 should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR1621:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1621
HR1621 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 HR1621 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1621 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1621 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1621
The image below is a photograph of HR1621 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 HR1621 is 0.034 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.015 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1621 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1621 is distant 208.97 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1621
HR1621 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1621 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.