HR1723 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Lepus.
HR1723 visual magnitude is 5.07. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1723 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 HR1723:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1723
HR1723 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 HR1723 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1723 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1723 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1723
The image below is a photograph of HR1723 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 HR1723 is 0.01 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.018 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1723 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1723 is distant 272.12 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 29 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1723
HR1723 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 HR1723 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.